LUCK VERSUS THE LACK OF IT

Some people are lucky. And not even in a prosperous way either, but the fact that, by nature, they are not predisposed to sadness. Some people do not have bombs perpetually lodged in the throat cavity, waiting for a swallow to detonate. I am not like them. Since birth I have been inclined towards melancholy,Continue reading “LUCK VERSUS THE LACK OF IT”

DEFINITIONS OF HOPE

Now all I know is hope. Hope—that’s her name. To anyone but you, this is all an enigma, this section at least. I wonder what she’s like aside from the descriptions you provide—sure, you’ve noted “strawberry blonde” and “straight teeth” and “high nose”—but what more? Does she write like I do? Does she laugh throughContinue reading “DEFINITIONS OF HOPE”