Cherie Ashton (Elder), Khalid Ryder (Adult), Lily Ashton (Teen), Jessica Ryder (Child), Jack Ryder (Child)
Cherie had not looked forward to her milestone birthday at all. Getting old wasn’t something she’d ever really come to terms with, but here she was, old. The tiny age gap between her and Khalid seemed like a chasm now. The only thing that kept her feeling young was that she didn’t have any grandchildren yet.
She wasn’t quite ready to be a grandma!
→ Continue reading ‘8: Ryder – ‘Outshined’’
Oskar Novak (Elder), Kelly McMaster (Adult), Andrew Novak (Teen), Natalia Novak (Child)
Kelly Novak wasn’t the best at video games, but she endured them for her youngest and only daughter, Natalia. Natalia was usually a pretty active girl involved in ballet and painting, but every now and then she got the competitive itch. If Andrew was too busy to play with her, she’d drag Kelly down into the den and beat her silly in video games.
→ Continue reading ‘8: Novak – ‘Shimmer’’
Dominic Cosaro (Adult), Sacha Harcourt (Young Adult)
Dominic had been seeing Sacha Harcourt on and off since he and Asha had parted ways. She wasn’t really his girlfriend, but he did hook up with her quite a bit. She was another model slash actress from Aperture Studios–Dominic definitely had a ‘type’.
Sacha was young, much younger than Dominic and even younger than Camilla. It was hard to believe he had ever been that young and naive.
→ Continue reading ‘8: Cosaro – ‘My Own Worst Enemy’’
Patrick McMaster (Elder), Noreen McMaster (Elder), Philip McMaster (Young Adult), Mark McMaster (Teen), Juliet McMaster (Teen), Catherine McMaster (Teen)
Philip McMaster was doing everything in his power to forget about how abruptly he’d been dumped by Gwendolyn Mosley. The shock of it all had finally worn off, leaving only anger and sadness in its wake. Philip still loved her, he wasn’t the type to just ‘turn something off’ the second it became difficult… but he wasn’t sure if he’d ever want to be with her again. Especially not with the rumors that had been flying around lately.
They’d only been broken up for two months and already he was hearing about her running around with his step-cousin, Stefan Novak. What the hell was up with that?
→ Continue reading ‘8: McMaster – ‘Pretty Noose’’
I’m starting ROS with round 8. I’ll roll before the beginning of each round. I rolled five this time, but that number may change depending on how many houses are added or lost.
My husband added his own titles to a lot of these. I’m kind of disappointed the more hilarious ones didn’t pop up. Even I haven’t seen all the things he’s changed. I sent him a list, but he has an odd sense of humor.
I’m disappointed by this ROS, to be honest with you. I figured two ‘Hurried Decisions’ in the bunch would make it interesting, but I doubt it. We’ll see.
The silly fight one has a chance of going badly. Let’s hope it does not!
Luis Martel (Young Adult), Gwendolyn Mosley (Young Adult)
Gwendolyn Mosley had looked forward to graduating high school since she became a ward of the state eleven years earlier. She didn’t know her birth parents or any of her natural family. Instead, she only had memories of foster care and crowded living arrangements. When she finally did graduate, she expected to execute all of her well thought out plans. Instead, she found the world was a lot bigger than she thought.
Now she didn’t know what she was going to do.
→ Continue reading ‘7: Martel/Mosley – ‘The World I Know’’
Stefan Novak (Young Adult), Paula Novak (Young Adult)
Stefan Novak was not what you’d call a ‘nice person’. He didn’t really about social convention and he enjoyed making people twitch. One of his favorite people to do this to was Gwendolyn Mosley. She wasn’t the type to really go ‘clubbing’, but he’d seen her several times in the past month. It wouldn’t have been as curious if she hadn’t been alone.
“Hello, Gwen,” he began. She twitched under his gaze. “Does Philip know you’re out here exploring the world?”
“I’m a big girl. I don’t need anyone’s permission to go out.”
→ Continue reading ‘7: Novak 2 – ‘Don’t Trust Me’’
Clark Klein (Adult), Asha Steel (Young Adult), Emma Steel (Baby)
“This had better be brilliant, Patrick. I’m not much of a morning person.”
Clark Klein had not been amused when Patrick McMaster called him in the early am and told him he was coming over. By the time Clark got to the front door, Patrick was pulling up in some ridiculous ice cream truck.
“Oh, I think you’re going to like what I’ve got chilling in the back. We’ll have to be quick, though. It’s waking up.”
→ Continue reading ‘7: Klein/Steel – ‘Enjoy the Silence’’
Camilla Novak (Young Adult), Alex Klein (Young Adult)
Camilla Novak was not a saint by any means. She was technically a ‘good person’, but that definition was vague and open to interpretation. She was really only worried about herself. The people around her were like planets orbiting her, the center of the universe. They were there to make sure her life was interesting and to love her. Camilla was definitely deserving of love.
→ Continue reading ‘7: Klein – ‘Two Princes’’