Tag Archives: late night

Waiting For 5 AM

There’s a loneliness to the 4 am grind. You step outside your apartment for some fresh air, and to escape that oppressive heat that seems to seep from the old walls of old buildings in the summer. It’s like you’re … Continue reading

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Eye of the Storm

Midnight stuck at the intersection of Yates and Cook with nowhere to go watching the walk sign go through the motions as if beckoning and me too zoned out to get the message. Sometimes by My Bloody Valentine cues up … Continue reading

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Terminal Romance

I’m sitting at a bus stop outside my building at 5 o’clock in the morning. Dawn is coming, and the newspaper delivery vans are cruising the streets and dropping off their bundles. I can’t find the courage to stand up … Continue reading

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Victorious in a Social Situation

Through the sprawl of Fernwood he walked through the land of free shit he strolled smoking a victory Pall Mall and thinking about how well everything had gone. With deftness he had handled that awful series of questions: “So what … Continue reading

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Can’t Sleep.

One of those nights when you feel like you’re going to bore a hole in the ceiling with your eyes. Your pillows aren’t going to help, and nothing seems to calm you down enough. You feel like you’ve just guzzled … Continue reading

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