Happy birthday, self.

I guess I should begin by thanking people, because it’s what people do. Thank you, everyone, for the kind wishes and continual support, from people who are true, the hypocrites, and everyone in-between. It’s been a tough year, but then again, every year is tough and it’s hard to measure which is tougher. There isn’t…

We run.

Here I am again, after letting the bad days stack up. After letting my demons toss around in my head, messing me up a little more than usual. I’ve come to notice a few things, but above all, the one instinct that kicks in every time things. The one which tells me to drop everything,…

La Bella Vita

“Nothing in this universe happens just once, nothing; infinity goes in both directions. There is no unique event, no singular moment” For the most part, our lives are epic. Sure, we’ve all had times when we’d be down in the gutter. We tend to remember that more. Us humans, we have a tendency to remember…

Dream Sequence: The Mid-Town Lunacy

From his safe cover in the rafters, peeking through the cracks in the floorboards, Henry could see everything that was happening to the two miserable individuals below him. He was almost tearing from the shock, the pity and the fear. The father had attempted to fight. He had a wrenched floorboard which he swung around…

Of cynics and tomorrows.

The meeting starts late tonight. A little later than usual. Funny though, in a room full of cynics, you’d have expected that most of these people would have seen it coming. The meetings are starting to become a routine. Tonight is 18’s turn to speak. She will stand at the podium and tell us about…

Vacant.

I flipped the pages but my words were nowhere to be found. Desperate, but true. I gaze though the window at the leaves outside, falling each time the breeze comes by. I pictured myself having some sort of epiphany as I stared into nothingness, but no, it doesn’t work that way. Still, I continue to…