Happy New Fear

How is it that you’re so lonely while the rest of the world has someone? You deserve someone to be with too. I can be there for you. I… I don’t know. My family… Your family is gone. They went out to party and drink and laugh and fuck. It’s just you and I here. […]

Gertie

“Come on Grandma. Smile.” Wincing in the light, Gertrud thought for a moment, trying to find the proper English words for her grandson. “It’s bright out here,” she said through her soft accent. “I know Grandma. But you look very pretty today.” Gertrud smiled as best she could in the bright light of the afternoon […]

Jesus Camp

“Do you know how to pray?” I do. I’ve seen it multiple times a week at church and at the dinner table at home. Several times a day I would pray on my own for God to save my immortal soul from burning in Hell for the rest of eternity because of a minor infraction […]