Rapunzel’s Prince Never Comes Back and She Regrets Her Decision

A Short Fiction

Misty Moon
Human in Pieces

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Circa 2007; poem is Emily Dickenson’s If You Were Coming in the Fall

If you were coming in the Fall
I’d brush the Summer by
With Half a Smile, and half a Spurn
As Housewives do, a Fly-

As she stared out the window as hard as she could, knowing that she would never be able to predict his return, she realized that it had been nearly a year since he first left. Did it take…

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Misty Moon
Human in Pieces

Writer, survivor, fledgling activist. Misty is the narrator inside my head. Buy me a coffee at https://www.buymeacoffee.com/mistymoon