there’s a ghost haunting the campus.  friends are discussing the latest victim.  the ghost always wants the same thing, but you have to stay sane through it all or he’ll just keep coming back.  i’m curious about what it wants.  my friends explain and  i volunteer as tribute.  “so this ghost guy is going to […]

folding newspaper strips into chain lace for our wedding. the way mom used to do with wrigley gum wrappers. bringing my fiancée to  see my hometown which is all indoors like a giant mall. my mother is supportive but the community is not.  they pass me around the school gymnasium on a chair made of […]

i gave brett a present.  it was a game he had been wanting.  but when he opened it and pulled out the controller and the floppy disc, i stopped him and realized my mistake.  i had gotten him an xbox game.  he needed playstation.  how could i be so stupid? i took it from him […]

He was a ghost.  He had gone and gotten himself killed somehow and now he was a ghost.  He was excited.  He promised to look after me.  He would always be there.  But… I cried to him, But I can’t hold you in my arms. I can’t feel your warmth as you wrap around me. […]