A Mess from Two Years Ago

Joe flung aside his textbooks and worksheets. They fell to the ground in cluster. Food sat at his desk, half eaten and cold, and empty water bottles littered his night stand. It was the second week of school, and his room looked like it was the end. Worse off, he was failing. Sinking like an … Continue reading A Mess from Two Years Ago

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Bonus

The world dragged her down by her elbows, grabbing through her feet and legs to shut her eyes and slow her movements. People yelled around her, trying to get the next order in. Systematically, she nodded along to the customers and pressed in their orders, not aware of what she was doing. She had messed … Continue reading Bonus