Behind the windows of my eyes is not a mind, but a limitless pool of chlorinated water. There is no shallow end, no stairs to help me slowly step in – just a pit of infinite depth, filled to the brim. The water is freezing, and though no wind blows and no children splash around, … Continue reading Panic

One Card Left

It was all in the way he threw the cards at me. I knew it was beginning. My best friend, his sister, had set this up for that purpose – to begin something. She had wanted us to date for months, and truth be told, he was cuter than I initially expected when she told … Continue reading One Card Left