Party Hats

It felt like life had been tuned to the wrong channel. Hal unpacked quickly, not doing a thorough job, just getting it all out. He hadn’t thought to get furniture, so that first night would be spent sleeping on the floor. He’d get a cot the next day, and the week after that a proper bed. Everything in its time. Hal unpacked the trinkets last, … Continue reading Party Hats

In Which We Enumerate What We Will and Won’t Do

We are far more resilient than you might think. We are like mice, or cockroaches, or other various resilient things. We are savvy inasmuch as our savviness can be measured or quantified in an accurate fashion, using beakers and graduated cylinders and the like. We are potent, like the first time you tried to make a mixed drink and almost choked, definitely sputtered. We are … Continue reading In Which We Enumerate What We Will and Won’t Do