A Black Love Story – How We Met – Demarquis Lamar Johnson
700 words Romance Story
Most couples have an interesting story about how they first met. The day these two locked eyes is certainly an unusual story worth revisiting. Who knew you could find love in such a strange way as they did?
“How did you and Dad meet?” said Alice. Alice was always asking questions. “Your father and I actually met on a street corner,” said Suzanne, as she laughed. “Come, sit here, let me tell you the story. I remember this story very well. “I was headed to my first job interview fresh out of Hofstra. I was a petite little thing in those days.”
Rivalry – Demarquis Lamar Johnson
800 word General Fiction
The lights on the scoreboard showed that there was one quarter left in the game. In just five minutes, we would win the middle-school district championship or lose it. The score was knotted at 24. Our team huddled around coach Johnson, to hear the next play. “Richard threw a short pass. Receivers get open quick. Be prepared for the other team’s defensive backs to hold,” he warned.