99 Word Flash: September 16, 2015

On September 16, 2015, Charli Mills (@Charli_Mills) prompted us thus:

In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story about love.

Here is what I came up with:

Love Truly Is A Battlefield

How does one define the intangible? Recently, glued to my monitor, I defined love: MMA.

MMA feeds my soul everything it needs, and I came to terms with this realization during a Titan Fighting Championships event, Titan FC 35.

Round after round, I now define love as:

Sheer excitement in the presence of another,

Even a cage can’t contain our devotion,

Distance growing the heart’s fondness,


A deep-rooted understanding of one another,

Care for what I think,

Periodically connecting with one another,


Bringing closure to matters with no judgments,