Unfulfilled

“I can hear something. Can you?” A said. “I can’t hear anything.” B said. “It’s definitely something…do you think they’re looking for us?” “How many…


I Can’t Leave Without You!

The door burst open. The wind was howling and the rain was so fierce it was ricocheting off the door mat. He walked in soaking wet, water dripping on…


Brotherly Love, Part 4

As soon as I took a seat in Deepak’s worn sofa, I opened my mouth to speak, but instead burst out crying. “What’s going on, Beth?” Deepak asked…


Brotherly Love, Part 3

It was two weeks since I last saw Deepak and I am with him for another session. I did as he asked and wrote down all the dreams I had of my brother.…


Brotherly Love, Part 2

The therapist was located above a bike repair shop in a strip mall. With the fee he was charging, I would’ve expected him to be in a high rise…


Brotherly Love, Part 1

I stood at the counter of the corner store for several minutes, eyeing the numerous cigarette brands. The clerk was staring at me, wondering why I…