But he just gives me that dark smile, settles into my favorite chair, puts his feet on my table and lights a cigar, filling the place with his awful smoke. Loneliness watches and sighs, then climbs into my bed and pulls the covers over himself, fully dressed, shoes and all. He’s going to make me sleep with him again tonight, I just know it.
I woke up to the laughter of laughing children. It had been a while since I had heard such a ring of sincere joy. These were kids, with their utopias…
I am sitting in the lab, staring hopelessly at my IS project proposal that I am supposed to finish tonight. I hear a tap on my back, and I find…
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There are times in our lives when we are so consumed with guilt about our own failings, when we are trying to find something tangible to hold on to but…
Just on the last block of dorms, I stop mid-track. A scream rends the air. My mind, my legs, my whole body freezes. Down the block of stairs next to the washrooms are fourth-formers screaming their lungs out, jumping up and down. My first though is that maybe there is a snake. I finally find my voice, “What is it?” I shout over to them. “Fire! Look behind you!”
Sometimes somebody walks into your life and everything changes. The colour of water changes from colourless to something else. Your pain changes into something worth sharing. Things change from normal to paranormal; yes; life stops just being life. Waking up in the morning makes more sense, the music of the birds at dawn sounds more sweeter.
“It is you that I love
It is you that I need
please give me a chance”