The Beautiful Girl I Met Today

"I need ten cents more," the cashier says. "Really?"  Had I mistaken a nickel for a quarter?  I dig around my bag, in which I'd stored previous purchases.  And a book.  And my scarf.  Where is my little change purse?  Evidently, I hadn't returned it to its designated spot. "Here, I have change," a voice …

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How to Best Seduce You, My Dear?

So, I was talking with Vinyl Connection about music and the subject of seduction came up, as it does. I thought I hadn't used music for seduction purposes.  Then, I remembered accidentally seducing an unsuspecting gentleman one starry night.... Actually, it was daytime, possibly even a Sunday.  The gentleman in question may have been hung …

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It Is Simply Ayurnamat [Beauty of the World]

"But, it's gone!" she wailed. "Yes," he replied. "Don't you care?" she demanded.  "At all?" His calm gaze infuriated her. "Ayurnamat," he said, finally.  "I strive for ayurnamat." . _________ Beauty of the World:  In this series I use an “untranslatable word” in a story.  These wonderful words capture the beauty of languages around the world. . Untranslatable Word: …

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