Making Carmen’s Family Whole [Round 9, Chapter 102, Butler]

Carmen was taking advantage of Liz Holloway being in the bathroom to find out what Luca was really up to. However, he still seemed interested in hiding his true motives. "What? I can't visit a friend?" "Of course you can," said Carmen, "and I'm really happy you stopped by. You and I never really get … Continue reading Making Carmen’s Family Whole [Round 9, Chapter 102, Butler]

Momma Is Here For You [Round 9, Chapter 101, Butler]

Rodrigo: My Momma is the best! Every breakfast is tasty! Rodrigo: My Momma makes potty time so much fun! Rodrigo: She has the funnest sleep stories! Rodrigo: My Papi has good stories too! Rodrigo: When Papi is gone, and Momma is talking, I watch my baby brother and my other baby brother. I'm Momma's Helper! Carmen and her boys were … Continue reading Momma Is Here For You [Round 9, Chapter 101, Butler]

Making It Work [Round 9, Chapter 100, Butler]

Carmen's pregnancy had gone smoothly. Well, it went as smoothly as a pregnancy could go for a woman who lived in fear of a vampire showing up at her door. Even with the garlic wreath on her door, Carmen worried that Hugo's wife Imane might stop by to finish the fight she'd tried to start … Continue reading Making It Work [Round 9, Chapter 100, Butler]

It Was Only A Matter Of Time [Round 9, Chapter 99, Butler]

Carmen considered herself a strong woman, and in most areas of her life she was. But when it came to Hugo Villareal, her strength and resolve were questioned. After she kicked him and Imane out of her house that night, he didn't stay away. He kept showing up under the guise of spending time with his … Continue reading It Was Only A Matter Of Time [Round 9, Chapter 99, Butler]

Fight For Your Man [Round 8, Chapter 50, Butler]

After they left Hugo's house, Gavin had a lot to say. He declared Hugo a snake and a rolling stone. He felt bad for Carmen that she'd been duped, but she felt that maybe that wasn't the whole story. He encouraged her to not be blinded by love and see things for what they were. Carmen … Continue reading Fight For Your Man [Round 8, Chapter 50, Butler]

Unannounced Visit [Round 8, Chapter 49, Butler]

"Did you call first to say we were coming?" asked Gavin. "Of course not," said Carmen. "Oh, by the way, you see that house over by Hogan's Burger Bar? That's the house Quincy and Daniella moved into. I told you Hugo was their close neighbor. Laurel is looking for them another house. She said something … Continue reading Unannounced Visit [Round 8, Chapter 49, Butler]

Wrapping Things Up In Forgotten Hollow [Round 7, Chapter 36, Epstein]

"Think of it this way, "said Laurel," you now belong to a very exclusive club." "This 'culture' club?? The mommies club?!" "No! The club of women who seem to get pregnant every plum time they Woohoo!" Laurel and Carmen cracked up laughing. Gavin finally joined them around the fire, chuckling a bit. "I'm glad I've never … Continue reading Wrapping Things Up In Forgotten Hollow [Round 7, Chapter 36, Epstein]