Month: May 2022

How I Spent Her Midterm Holiday

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Tamms is in high school. It’s wild, I know. She was literally born in this blog, in the very small fragile hours of the morning of  11th January 2008. She was handed to me immediately when she came out;

Little Hope

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“I don’t want a child who looks like that.” That’s what he told Rose when he first saw their infant baby, born with a cleft lip. He had come to visit the new mother and baby after all the

Twice A Day

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He was not one to see a medicineman. Because it felt archaic and degenerative and as pointless as trying to inflate a balloon with a fart. He was a modern man, progressive both in idealism and spirituality. A man

Photo of Worms

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Trigger Warning: Suicide

You will grow up and leave home but your childhood will never leave you. It’s the strings on the marionette. The long shadow that illuminates your adulthood, a shadow cast without a light. Funny how you

Gang

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Gang,

A deal is a deal. It’s Tuesday and it’s a public holiday. That means I take a day off the calendar to, you know, reflect. Mostly eat.

Look on the brighter side—you get to have more time to …