The Man

I don’t know how it happened. So quickly, either. One minute we were standing off to the side of the restaurant in a sea of black, itching for people to come in and eat, and the next minute the sea had dispersed throughout the inside and outside dining rooms to create 14 individuals, dressed head […]

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Father’s Day

I was in the card isle at CVS a few days before Father’s Day, picking out cards for my dad. Everyone else appeared to be doing the same thing. The isle was packed. People stood a few steps away from each other gazing at the cards from a distance so not to block someone’s reach […]

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The Journey

My friend Maria was waiting for me at my house when I got home from work the other night. “Let’s go out for a drink,” she said as she waited for me to unlock the front door and then walked in the house behind me. I didn’t want to. The last thing I felt like […]

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