She’d always wondered if there’s life after death. Even as a child, when she couldn’t understand herself, she fixated on the bigger picture. The world would end as tidal waves consumed the land. Fire would rage until there was nothing left to burn. The air would be intoxicated with poison. An asteroid would smash the […]

Metropolis and the Self

He wakes to morning once more. He has survived the night. It must still be early, because the streets are bare. A faint wind blows the debris from the day before; a bottle of coke invades his blanket, tapping him on the knee. Some liquid still remains in it. Unscrewing the cap he downs it […]