Author: Joey Leslie

THE QUIET ONES

John had stopped drinking again and had been doing fine for about 26 hours. He was already being more productive. Thinking more clearly. Actually enjoying his duties as the president of the Board of his HOA for the first time in a long time.

Lost boy

“Never abandon me,” he interrupted me. “Promise you’ll never abandon me.” I stopped midsentence. “I promise I’ll never abandon you.” I felt his relief and broke eye contact to finish my thought, whatever it was. […]