Forgive Me

Beth stood in the middle of the Mojave, her eyes cast up towards what she’d always considered an abysmal, black sky. But now in the silence of the desert, galaxies revealed themselves just beyond her icy touch. She didn’t dare blink for fear of missing a single second of a sky that seemed to beckon to her. Her body heaved,…

What I Deserve

I sat at the edge of my cot, staring blankly out of the tiny, reinforced window that lay just feet away. Without a thought, I began to pick and scratch at the layers of scabs and bandages that wound their way up my left arm. So little harm had been done ­­to my body, yet I still sat in that…

Reflections

Reflections