Author Archives: Carina Lim

Car Chase

It was late at night when Anson and Tina excused themselves from their friend’s party. It was a great party with good foods, beautiful decorations and amazing people. They left…

DINNER

Frankie walked into the restaurant, and a young waitress attended to him immediately. The dinner was a birthday treat from Rayan. He insisted Rayan not to bother himself as he…

Dinner

Frankie walked into the restaurant, and a young waitress attended to him immediately. The dinner was a birthday treat from Rayan. He insisted Rayan not to bother himself as he…

Her

Katherine and I started off on the wrong foot. Maybe because we found each other intimidating. We were strangers when we first bumped into each other at the bookstore. I…

Day trip

“Remember to pack your sunscreen. You always complain when you get sunburned,” Sharon reminded me before we called it a night. “I’ll try. I have a memory of a carrot,”…

Suitcase

Caroline was woken up by the whirring sound coming from the sewing machine. She checked her phone on the nightstand to find that it was in the wee hours of…

Going out

“I am so excited for this Friday night,” Sara squealed during recess. “Me too,” Dahlia added from behind. “I wish I could go but I couldn’t,” Tia informed, sadness in…

A stranger

Krista slowed down when she came to a man on the street. He was in a red and blue checkered shirt and his hair needed a trim. He was standing…

Upside Down

Everyone tried to make Sally feel better. It was no use because she felt empty and numb. For the past week or so, life had turned upside down. Even when…

HOLE

‘Do you regret all of these?’ Tanya asked Darla when they were on Darla’s front porch drinking a cup of freshly brewed black coffee. Darla took a few seconds to…