Falls Apart

Dana sat on the ground, drawing in the dirt.  Yetunde and Souta were a few feet away chatting. "Are you sure you'll be alright?" he asked, rubbing the back of his neck once more.  She smiled at him and nodded. "I'll be fine," she said, crossing her arms and looking down at her feet. "Oh … Continue reading Falls Apart

Give Chase

The water was cold and was rushing.  Dana struggled to keep her head above water as she was pushed down stream. "Dear gods, they said kinda..." The stranger breathed as they watched Dana struggle in the river.  The stranger was running close to the edge, dodging between trees and bullets.  There was a fallen tree … Continue reading Give Chase

Swim Good

"You're late," the receptionist said.  Dana blinked and looked at her. "What?" "I said, you're late.  The good doctor won't have you being tardy." "...It's literally 1:40." The receptionist scoffed and went back to work on her computer.  Dana made at face at her and sat down in one of the expensive plastic chairs.  She looked … Continue reading Swim Good

Allow Me

In the not too distant but too far away future, there is a small country made up of Black and Asian people.  While harmony was the plan, there was still a paramount of anti-Blackness within the Asian community, so for safety, the Black people self-segregated to the South and the West.  In the middle of the … Continue reading Allow Me