What were they going to do, take me to urgent care to hear, “Mmm sorry, it’s broken but also…it’s a toe?”
But crochet and quilting are done first by women and then through math, so we don’t talk much about the latter.
At age ten, my peace was disturbed.
Anticipating the future cannot stop it from coming.
Rarely do endings directly incite their beholders to go back and relive what they loved.
It is a frequent casualty claimed by the trail.
I don’t want to believe that this is going to be adulthood forever, a thick haze of inertia.
You are suddenly and acutely aware that when you die and go to hell, this is what awaits you.
It must explain everything or it explains nothing.
As my peers panicked over the midterms, I instead found myself concerned with my lack of concern.