How Far is Too Far?

“You need to come get me. He choked me.” As you hang up the phone, the words trickle down your neck like ice, making their way down your spine and dispersing in shockwaves of numbness throughout your entire body. “He—he threw me down the stairs.” It’s your best friend on the other line, wailing. She […]

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The Den

The Den CHARACTERSOlivia: a drunk regular at the bar. Age 32.Owen: the young, hot bartender. Late 20’s.Joe: the bar’s janitor. Late 60’s. White beard.Steph: ECU junior. Tall, blonde, skinny. Age 20.Friend 1Friend 2 SCENE 1. Inside the bar is dark and dim. The neon sign displaying the name “Pirate’s Den” hangs crookedly in the only […]

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Sam’s Pizza Reopening

I drove home again this weekend—it appears that I just cannot stay away from Wildwood for too long. I left school Thursday night to tackle the seven-hour drive so I would not miss out on a full day gallivanting around the island and indulging in the weekend activities. There was a lot of events going […]

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Valentine’s Day

I picked the wrong weekend to go home. First off, I left the spell of warm weather falling upon Greenville for the past few days to venture to the snow-stricken north. Second of all, my whole entire family was sick—every single person. I spent most of the two days home on the disinfected, or what […]

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Crest Pier Dances

My friend called me today from her car and asked me if I remembered a certain song she came across when she was turning stations on the radio. I waited in silence and anticipation on the other end for her to turn up the volume. Then I heard it—my favorite slow jam since sixth grade—K-Ci […]

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