• Click click click went the typewriter as I sat there, waiting to be called into my doom. The interview wasn’t the scary part, it was the man inside. For you see, he was the type that always leered at his patients – he thought he knew it all and I was just another one of […]

  • As Mariana wandered through the trees that surrounded the property she currently stayed on, she saw a wondrous sight. Quickly, it ran in-between the tress in fright – but it hadn’t been from Mari. No, she was a small girl and stood quite still when she wasn’t walking, and never once tried to chase after […]

  • there are certain things i must do every day; like tie my shoes four times a day or paint over the same canvas every weekend. always make sure to count the steps from the locker to the front desk seat and sit down – quite carefully on the cheap plastic and and pay attention and […]

  • it crashes into me. the way we sit there in the dark and stare at each other like we’re both supposed to do something amazing – but we don’t because we both know what the other is up to, don’t we? i raise my hand, prone to violence in a way i can’t control and […]

  • as i stare at you you shout back, not matching my disposition and i blanch, though i am quite unafraid. i take a step, stop. step again. your looks are blaring like a megaphone loud, loud, very loud. ‘stay away’ they scream. i can’t listen and you know it so i step anyway. off, off, […]

  • the sticks were all arranged in a neat little pile. Mariana, pleased with herself, looked up to the treetops for approval, and the light swirl of the falling leaves made her grin and jump to her feet. Taking the topmost stick from the pile, she waved it over her head like a magic wand, mouthing […]

  • The cigarette smoke floated through the air. A huff was heard, and a shook my head to clear it. It was raining, and the haze in my brain was getting thicker along with the hazy nicotine scent that threatened to overtake me. I looked over at him, a rather shy look on my face, and […]

  • As the sky lurched forward, Mariana resisted the urge to bow along with it, respecting the way it seemed to lean away from her. In her silent ways, she wished to follow the eggshell blue and white space to the ends of forever, because it called to her. At once, she leaned forward, letting her […]