no help/it’s okay

there's a "this could be you" signboard on every ambulance that goes by   sirens blaring, slicing through the traffic, sharp edge of the scissors hanging in the balance   every loud bang sounds like what it would be like to hit the pavement   I'm sorry, mummy, I can't help these thoughts creeping   … Continue reading no help/it’s okay

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A World Away

“Just give me a minute out here.” He stood guard out on the balcony of their third-story apartment, looking out at the city. He seemed to be hardly breathing, his shoulders tense, his body stock-still. “Hey. What’re you doing out here?” He turned at the sound of her voice, gazing at her over his shoulder. … Continue reading A World Away