“As is policy, you will need to turn in your emotions to the government when you turn 18,” Sandy’s mom said to her with painful monotone. “The fateful day is coming.” She reached out to hold Sandy’s hand. “How do you feel?” Sandy felt a shiver run down her spine as she tried to move […]

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He waited twenty years to return it. As Tom stood in front of the house, he felt himself tremble. He waited for the ground to open up below him and swallow him whole. But it wasn’t the earth that was shaking, it was only him. Clutching the worn book in his hands, Tom tried to […]