Stay Hungry

It’s amazing the lengths you’ll go to to connect two homes in your head. You’ll take a walk next to a razor-wire-fence-protected golf course and remember a similar one back home, the only difference being that here there’s North Carolina red dirt in place of the rich black kind you’ll find in Chicagoland. You’ll pass by the hole that’s been cut into the fence and … Continue reading Stay Hungry

You Again

“No, I don’t mean it in like a metaphorical sense. I mean you’re literally, actually, a different person.” You look in the mirror. Open your mouth. Check your gums. “See?” There’s no change whatsoever. It’s you there, staring back at you. “I was halfway about to call the police, but then you got up and started talking. You still talk like you.” You go back … Continue reading You Again