It was an addiction that I couldn’t cut clean from. It was an obsession that I couldn’t quite quit. Source: Loving You Was A DrugRead more "Loving You Was A Drug"
Out in the world in the car on the freeway and streets spinning spirals of severe ups downs, high and low dystopia. I need out of my head. My hands tingle like my arms are asleep and everything is too much. I need to get out of this place, it’s too strange. Sounds are […]Read more "Mesa"
Dorian… I just watched and played this video 18 times. I took 3; 500 mg Ibuprofen, drank a ton of water and dishwater brown diluted coffee. I did dishes, drained and repaired our own garbage disposal, I fed the cat, took out the trash, did laundry, and started taking down the curtains… all while soaking […]Read more "Dorian Victor Fredrick Corless"
Telling stories, I discovered at the age of 3 or 4, is a way of being told stories. One picture yields another; one set of words, another set of words. Like our dreams, the stories we tell are also the stories we are told. If I say that I write with the enormous hope of […]Read more "The Making of a Writer – Joyce Carol Oates"
I’d never heard a house music remix of Taylor Swift before. I tried not to listen as she crooned about how we were never going to get back together. I consider our imaginary relationship: she’s awful in bed and decide our break up was for the best— I mean, who has a phobia of me […]Read more "ADVENTURES IN SUBURBIA – Joshua Zeiring"
House Husbandry “There’s no stigma here. Not even for online dating.” Paul said. He’s a spectacled bartender at the friendly neighborhood drinkery I oft find myself drowning my sorrows in. You know it’s a good bar because the employees drink there on their off days too. I was precariously perched on a bar stool next […]Read more "House Husbandry – Joshua Zeiring"
The Chase Morgan’s hand was running along the side of a chain link fence as she walked haphazardly down the empty street. Light poles punctuated the 25 minute walk to the other side of town where she was on her way to meet her friend. The air was cool, and the ear buds sat just […]Read more "The Chase"