4. Seasonal Affective Disorder isn’t a Myth but it also isn’t Special.

My plants are craving more sunlight, shying away from the window’s winter drafts, almost laying flat when I wake up in the mornings. The routine isn’t established, but its pieces are there – coffee, breakfast, brushing my teeth, rubbing cold cream into my cheeks until they’re no longer dry, wishing that rosewater scent would linger […]

2. Character Study

She had a fondness for fair-haired women and flight attendants – she feels that calling them “hostesses” is outdated and incorrect but still catches herself thinking it once in a while and when she threw herself into that stream, felt her hair mingle with the weeds, felt the shallows pull at her belly the way […]