The Robin That Got Away

The Robin That Got Away

For as long as I can remember, I had dreams of being a robin. They started when I was about five, but most of the memories were blurry. I obsessed with the sounds of chirping outside my bedroom window to the idea of flying away. I fantasize about this one particular song that would follow […]

When You Know

When You Know

Anthony admired the skyline of the city as he looked out the window. His gaze shifted away from the beautiful designed buildings of downtown. Tensed from sitting in a cramped position for several minutes, he reached out with both hands as a man handed him a classified folder that matched his black suit and gold […]

The Only Thing I Regret

The Only Thing I Regret

“I’m sorry…” He could’ve said it sooner. The sound of his slurred speech echoed as he hunched across the table.   The bottle of rum, the potency of hard liquor has been more forgiving to him than me. He grabbed the bottle by its neck, strangling the last drops into his mouth.   “I seriously […]