Pressing Matters

Pressing. Hard. Palpable. I could almost laugh if the situation wasn’t so serious. They gathered around the board in anticipation, judging the chess pieces with the eye of a god. Other players were situated around the board like them, but none were as serious as this one. I shifted awkwardly in my place as the … Continue reading Pressing Matters


Doors of Debate

In the halls of congress and high heels, teenagers mulled around with memo pads and pens fumbling in their hands. Their suits and skirts wandered from senate chamber to restrooms. One senate chamber in particular stood out, and the real professionals unfortunately passing by stared at the doors. The professional shrugged and made their way. … Continue reading Doors of Debate