Fiction/Prose

Nothing

There is no light without darkness, no pleasure without pain, no heaven without hell, but there is always Nothing. If hell’s fires consumed themselves and the ashy remains couldn’t stand against the cool summer breeze, would heaven collapse in on itself? Would people recognise bliss without knowledge of sorrow? Not much is constant, not much … Continue reading

Fiction/Prose

A Girl At School

I liked to watch people watch her. In the classroom chewing absent-mindedly on her pen or as she walked with her head down to the bathroom between periods, everywhere she went people noticed her. Quick glances and double takes and full-on stares followed her wherever she went. She always looked so determined, like the only … Continue reading