A Dream And A Dare [Round 10, Chapter 129, Holloway]

"Goodness, you spend a lot of time with those bambinos," said Jim one morning as Luca cuddled his son. "Well times have changed Babbo," said Luca. "Some men actually think it's okay to actively help raise their children." "If you say so." "You might want to try it, Nonno. You live here with us, it … Continue reading A Dream And A Dare [Round 10, Chapter 129, Holloway]

A New Energy, A New Home [Round 10, Chapter 121, Butler]

Carmen woke up still thinking about her complicated family. As she stirred the pancake mix, she thought about how a simple set up for a date followed by a few impulsive romantic decisions, and here she was, a single mother of three toddler boys. While certainly not how she saw her life going, she had … Continue reading A New Energy, A New Home [Round 10, Chapter 121, Butler]

Welcome to Town, Rory [Round 10, Chapter 119, Ralston]

Aurora Vaughn, who went by Rory, looked around her new apartment. It was fully furnished and decorated, not something that Rory could afford alone as a nursing student, but thank goodness for trust funds. She'd put a small dent into the money set aside for her future, money she technically wasn't supposed to touch yet, … Continue reading Welcome to Town, Rory [Round 10, Chapter 119, Ralston]

Our Forever Home [Round 8, Chapter 68, Epstein]

The day was an eventful one. While Laurel was convincing Luca not to leave the Counsel Council, and Robyn was having her heart shattered by Baby, Quincy received news that the home Laurel built for him and Daniella was finally ready. He and Daniella were washing dishes after dinner when his phone buzzed with the … Continue reading Our Forever Home [Round 8, Chapter 68, Epstein]

Shh, Just Let It Happen [Round 8, Chapter 57, Ralston]

Author's Note: This was the final chapter for the Ralstons in Round 8! And it was my first ever attempt at a wordless chapter. I hope you enjoyed watching Gavin and Akira find their way to each other. Starting Monday, we finish out Round 8 with the Epsteins. They have a lot going on, and I'm … Continue reading Shh, Just Let It Happen [Round 8, Chapter 57, Ralston]