That gesture, that tightening of the hand, such a simple thing, simple but it reassures me.
Tag: science fiction
Retirement day. Those words had resonated over my career, if you could even call it that . . .
The soil smells sweet—rich and earthy with a faint whiff of sulfur from a geyser somewhere in the vicinity.
The walls divide more than inside and out: they run a sharp line between needs and wants.
“Can you use me?” My hands keep shaking.
Saw Dr. Vaughn Romo yesterday. My second consult. We discussed the various options again. The consult was free this time, but not of arrogance . . .
I am reincarnated as the middle daughter of my youngest grandchild, Eliza.
“Good morning, love. I guess it’s morning, though it’s hard to tell. It’s just too dark all the time now . . .”