Dreamland

I put my phone aside after an hour of saying my goodbyes to him. It was a daily ritual, as though I couldn’t sleep without talking to him for at least an hour after saying bye. When I would finally feel the sleep in my eyes begin to gently pull me into a soft lullaby,…

If I were to tell someone about you

If I were to tell someone about you, I would probably fumble and get twisted in my own words and thoughts. I would tuck my hair behind my ear and then release them from there because you like them open anyway. “I…I’m not quite sure” I’d say, knowing fully well exactly what I wanted to…

Room number 201…

As she cleared her throat, Scarlet opened a crinkled sheet of paper and began, “I’ll try to keep this short”, a faded smile appeared on her face as she continued, “Room number 201, patient 364. That is what was her identity to the hospital staff. That’s all they knew about her and that was all…