By John Hansen
Flakes of morning sun appeared over Heritage Hill. Dew beaded on the tips of petal tongues. The car in park — we embraced. You pulled the door handle; I pushed the unlock button — a mechanized thud turned into awkwardness — but only for a few seconds until we tried again.
John is English Faculty at Mohave Community College. “I write like I need more cowbell,” he says.
5 thoughts on “Simultaneously”
Loved this image of clumsy romance
Such fantastic work here! Kudos!
This is truly beautiful. What a great moment to capture.
I enjoyed reading this drabble as it spoke to me. Made me reflect on a few moments with my ex-wife (we are friends).