Alarm clock rings. Legs swing out from under the sheets, arms reach out to my bathrobe, grab my shower caddy and head towards the suite shower; running completely on autopilot. I had had the same dream again, h... Read More
I was at work when I had a realization. It was early August and I had just started my job working in the film industry. My life was good: college was done, I was making money, my cats were plump and healthy – w... Read More
Ever since I was a child, I could see the damned at the bottom of the ocean. If you ever preyed upon your fellow human being, if you betrayed the one person whom you promised your loyalty to, if the pain of the... Read More
They must escape into the lyrics of the song
They feel as if they have to belong
They listen to the beat, and vibe to it, with internal pleasure.
They remember that music,
Can last forever.
&nbs... Read More
My hands are trembling as I tighten my grip on the weapon. I look down at what I have done and what I am about to do. Do the people outside know what kind of power I have been handed? Do they know how serious a... Read More
There was a dead moon at the end of the interstate.
It sat so low in the sky. From behind houses, buildings and trees it disappeared. On the straightaways it returned. Every slight turn on the road brought i... Read More
I have had a friendship with a want to be cowgirl for
eight years and each year she becomes more striking.
She has helped me through all of my problems and dried my suffocating tears.
Neve... Read More
I was only four-years-old when I first met the rug of black sun.
My parents came across it somehow and decided to take it home, thinking that it would fill our living room with a sense of intercontinental cu... Read More