A list of what I watched, read, and listened to in February. Also, I have opinions—political opinions. Always.
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Willa – Present The bumps of the road hiss and sway as we speed towards downtown Charlotte on I77 South. Bowed asphalt and potholes emerge here and there and Jess does what she can to avoid them. The three-black decked out SUVs travel as one carrying all towards answers; vague incomplete ones. The Wests and Max choose to share information sparingly. Grace, Gray, and Parker sit opposite us while Max sits between me and Alison in the middle longer vehicle […]
Peyton – Future The usual focus, inhale, exhale isn’t working. My conventional tactics are faulty, absent even. My mind is blank. Confusion reigns. I can’t seem to catch my breath. I lean forward and take several large breaths as the cast chair straightens before trying again. I don’t notice the tears leaking from my face. Closing my eyes tight, I clench teeth and purse lips to slow my breathing, to no avail. I hear Q far away endeavoring to right […]
“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.” ― Toni Morrison I write stories for me. I created this story because I wanted to read it, to meet these characters, and watch them evolve. I wanted them to grow and fail around my ideas and a world and universe that is a lot more interesting than this one; although, with some of the same humanly qualities. I needed […]