I observed with aimless but unwavering interest as Oscar gazed fruitlessly at his now increasingly tepid glass of scotch, moving his wrist with an air of arrogance that caused the drink to spiral. His shadow trembled against the wall, seemingly despising of its own master; Such an effect, Oscar seemed to have on most. “Well,… Continue reading Scotch

Having An Internet Friend

As a child, one of the most fundamental lessons you are taught is as follows: "Under no circumstances should you talk to strangers on the internet, or, even more importantly, meet them in real life." And so would follow an overworked video about a child who made a companion online who turned out to be… Continue reading Having An Internet Friend


I wrapped my fingers tightly around a mug of deep black coffee, staring at my quivering reflection in the dark liquid. With each exhalation my features became distorted, hurriedly rearranging themselves as the drink stilled. I didn’t like coffee. I sipped the bitter drink regardless, my right eye twitching in distaste. I set down the… Continue reading Coffee