I look to the side shyly. There she is. Waiting for me, lurking menacingly in the shadow of the building. I bolt in the other direction and hope she doesn’t notice. She snickers and takes off after me. I push […]
We were more than just a neighborhood dance crew. We were a pack. A group of people that came together as one and danced until sweat soaked through our clothes, and it made us feel important for once in our lives.
The turbine roars at me as I continue to drive past it. I cant see the road clearly as my tears blur my vision. Suddenly I’m airborne, flying through the velvet darkness. Shaddering glass sprays all around me, one […]
I walk shyly into science and sit down, wondering if he notices me the way I notice him. I scoot the tiniest bit closer and look up at him. He smiles and I blush a deep scarlet. Just say hello. It isn’t hard. I […]
“What a slut.” “She’s ugly anyways, dont stand too close,” I switch the modem off and fall back onto my bed, covering my head with a pillow to muffle the sounds vibrating my chest.These people, strangers, dont […]
I jab at the modem in frustration. My Internet has been slow the past two days and I wonder mindlessly if this could be the issue. I sigh and scoot away from my desk and fall back onto my bed. I keep thinking […]
The wind whips my hair in circles around my head as I stand on the railroad, my teeth clenched and eyes focused on the wailing train ahead of me. My feet seem unbalanced and as the train grows nearer. I can feel […]
I stand here, my head tilted back at the moon, my eyes wide. The railroad sits beneath me, comforting me in a silent way that tells me I’m not alone. I listen for the scream of the train, but only find silence. […]