Snake Charm

I found an old hardcover in my grandparents’ collection of romances and westerns. My grandparents were Guyanese, religious and high-minded in odd sort of way, and had almost certainly never read these books. (I imagine my grandmother had gotten them all at an estate sale, mostly just to fill up a bookcase.) This one in […]

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Silence is Deadly

Someone else I know killed himself recently. This now makes three since May. I’m starting to become so used to this that one of my first thoughts was at least this one didn’t jump off a bridge. I’m not apathetic; I’m just so goddamn tired of losing my friends and I’m fully expecting yet another […]

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