HD Story – chapter 1

Leo’s head fell forward with a jerk, awakening him abruptly to the sound of screeching tires. He sat himself up and squinted, his eyes adjusting to the light. He was disoriented but everything seemed fine. His mom was still driving. The car was on the road. For an instant he was drawn back into the…

HD story – chapter 2

Leo looked up from his now nearly dead electronic game. “What do you mean ‘here we are’?” he said. “There’s nothing here!” “That mailbox over there says Lila Addison on it, which happens to have been your great-grandmother’s name… So this is the place.” “Oh, so we’re going to live in a mailbox!” exclaimed Leo.…

HD story – chapter 3

Leo moaned for dramatic effect as he slid the last box across the wood planks of the floor. Plopping himself into a chair, he turned and looked out the window at the colorful clouds of the twilight sky. “Guess what?” Teresa asked as she walked in from the kitchen. “There’s no electricity.” “What? No electricity!”…

HD story – chapter 4

Teresa got up slowly and took a moment to try to stand up straight. “I’m starting to feel very attracted to the idea of bed. Time to locate our sleeping bags.” Her steps were stiff and labored. “I’m afraid there’s only one bed,” she added as she fumbled to open a box. “That’s okay. I…

HD story – chapter 5

Leo awoke to light streaming in the windows. Birdsong accompanied the sounds of Teresa already moving around in the house below. Blue sky filled the windows. Still in a dreamy state, Leo’s wandering gaze came upon the large tree in the yard. “Hello friend,” he whispered. Sitting up, scooting toward the rail, Leo looked down…