I chose a balloon instead of five sour keys. The balloon would not alter my blood sugar, and would provide a longer-lasting entertainment. I drew a face on my new prize. Two beady eyes and a lugubrious mustache of […]
The woman in her chair called for cornrows. A steady collection of braided hair to crown her scalpy-smelling head. Yet it was hard for the hair dresser to keep track of each row as she daydreamed of places beyond the salon.
She was a regular salt-flirt. Her hypotension swung into staggeringly high levels after nearly every dinner outing, and her fondness for the savoury was causing irreparable damage to her body — particularly the […]