Intangible Memories

I still have the pocket watch you gave me. I remember laughing at it, calling it “antique” and “old-timey.” I’m listening to it now, its steady rhythm the only thing tethering me to reality. Tick…tick…tick…tick… Eventually the sound is the only thing in the entire room that matters. Like the beat of my heart, sometimes […]

Day 11: Caught

She clenches her teeth as she grips the tree branch tightly, watching the scene below her unfold. The familiar chestnut brown hair, crooked smile, and mesmerizing gaze…lingering on another girl as he stoops down and hands her a dandelion, and she giggles obnoxiously. She rips the necklace off and drops it into the grass below. […]