Elpis

Stars remind you of home – a place that exists in the past and nowhere else. It was where you could breathe and live and belong and take all of those things for granted. The city didn’t have much of them. Tonight was a rare feat with a few stars scattered in the night sky, […]

Of Distinctions and Same Tales

“It is interesting to observe with what singular unanimity the furthest sundered nations and generations consent to give completeness and roundness to an ancient fable, of which they indistinctly appreciate the beauty of truth.” “…This fond reiteration of the oldest expressions of truth by the latest posterity, content with slightly and religiously re-touching the old […]

Summer

She’s beautiful like summer, he thinks, beautiful and tragic like summer; warm, the days with her filled with anticipation, with free-spirited excitement and adventure and comfort. Her touch is the scorching heat, her voice the call of the waves against the shore, her eyes the brightness of the yesterdays remembered and the futures to be […]