Here and There
His iPhone on the counter makes that blip-blop sound. A new Facebook comment or Like.
They sit on the couch, a few feet away from each other, but in different universes.
The kids' lunches still have to be made. Ziploc baggies of red grapes. And peanut-butter and jelly sandwiches.
An attempt at micro-fiction, AKA"flash fiction," a form of ultra-short story, described here and here and here.