sitting on a couch at a low-key party.  facing a tv with a staircase to our right.  the woman next to me explains that she and her husband had another person in their relationship for a while but it didn’t work out.  her husband nods and says that he was fine with having another person […]

julia sent me a video of my cats. she knew i missed them.  i ran up to the computer lab to watch it but my college roommates were already there, in my account, playing it before i even had a chance to see it.  they were oblivious to boundaries and expected privacy and didn’t understand […]

in a dark house that belongs to none of us, my two friends insist they need me to go get alcohol for them because i have my ID and they don’t. in a iiving room packed with random crap.  my sister is there.  we are wearing gowns that mean we’re in the past again.  she’s […]

the two boys are adolescent versions of themselves.  they are on the couch on the ground floor being lazy slobs.  they ask me if i know the Blue Man.  What? I ask them.  They say, yeah, we saw a blue man fly through here earlier.  he was super fast. and as they’re describing it i […]

standing before a fence in the dark.  there’s a woman in the clearing wearing a green sari.  I feel drawn to her. I have to figure out how to get to her. flying through the air.  i’m on track to land in the clearing when something goes wrong.  i know i’m going down. i take […]

in a dark space.  finding the end of a rope on the dirty concrete.  following it through rooms until it led me to an 8 year old girl wearing a backpack and school clothes.  explaining that i’m going to take care of her.  that i know it’s a little weird because we’re different races, but […]

cleaning up a second floor common area in our dorm/school.  it’s a huge open space with white couches lining the walls. a guy is there and he’s nervous because it’s his first day working for us.  he’s running the before and after school program for local kids.  he asks me how many kids he should […]