she also broke beans

She was tired of being old. Tired of dressing head to toe in what use to be.

Memories of a mother. A husband. He’s my heart, and I’m gonna see him soon. A father that never really was.

Tired of not yet going where she knew she belonged.

Her name was Belle, and she would die soon.

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  • LisaBinDaCity
    Feb 10, 2006 at 23:49

    More, more, more!!!

  • Bennyroyce
    Feb 12, 2006 at 15:32

    where do you get these ideas? Keep ’em coming!
    Oh by the way are you a Rufus Wainwright fan also?

    He’s in NYC right now. I saw your comment post.


  • Amber Lynn
    Feb 13, 2006 at 14:03

    Thanks for stopping by my site.

    I just saw a production. It gave glimpses of four different people who thought they only had 24 hours left to live and what they did with their last day. I think sometimes we always wait for the “future” to start being who we want to be. You never know if its only a day away, really.

  • Merteuil
    Feb 13, 2006 at 18:31

    I’m lost!! Need to know more! 🙂

  • Boxin' Champ
    Feb 13, 2006 at 20:35

    Thankyou Buffy! for your Kind comments on my blog. I Loved your blog, You do ‘ve a writer’s qualities. So I ‘ve added you in my list, add me also. Hope you ‘re doin’ good. *Smiles*

    God bless you……

  • lauren
    Feb 13, 2006 at 22:39

    Thanks for stopping by my site. Nice little collection of stories here. I’ll have to come back and read more!

  • joey
    Feb 14, 2006 at 4:59

    i love your writing (or what i’ve read of it). is this part of a book?

    oh and thank you for the book name. i’m going to look into that.

  • Stephen Earley Jordan, II
    Feb 15, 2006 at 1:29

    Not sure why your emails won’t go thru.
    Excited to hear you bought “Crum”. I’d like to talk more about it with you. The write-up above is amazing. Less is always more, yet more challenging to write–but I’m impressed with your style, your talent, and your techniques.

  • sFo
    Feb 15, 2006 at 4:07


    your blog header picture is awesome! are you a writer? nice style..

  • Lynn
    Feb 15, 2006 at 17:46

    Oh, I really like this. I hope it’s not just an idea but a hint of more to come. Great!

  • Ann Marie Simard
    Feb 21, 2006 at 19:54

    Hi Buffy! It’s been a long time. I saw you over at Stephanie’s … a small bloggin’ world. It’s great to read your fiction pieces online. I have been posting more of them too. Genre fiction to go.

    I don’t care if this is just a piece or whether there is more to come. Because the quality of writing is so precise, constant, true.

    Ann Marie