All That GlittersIt had never occured to Benji that a relationship that seemed so perfect, could be so sour. Just as it had never occured to Benji that someone he hated could hate himself more.
Boxcar DreamsAfter a while the loud clicking of the train rushing over metal tracks turned out to be a nice melody. As time ticked on and it continued, it began to lull the illegal company it harbored to sleep.
LifeningThe Summer days went by slowly, like the sand falling through the hour glass. Every grain took too long. The sun rose inches at a time and the light never came fast enough.
First Ch: 1It was quiet, much like it always was on cold nights in the city. Ordinary people didn't venture out now, when the winds were bitter and hurt to the bone. They stayed indoors, and huddled into blankets or fireplaces, or other people.
Time Changes EverythingThe flickering glow of the fire cast eerie shadows around the room, giving the furniture, like the ceiling high shelves, the piles of books, even the desks and chair. Had it been any other person, their mind might have warped them to be monstrous beasts. But not to him. Not much scared him anymore. Not much ever did. In all his years, he had seen it all. He had lived it all.
a librarianthere once was a boy
early morning lovei want to make love
Euphoriathere's a state