shadow

Gentle certainties

I lie sleepless remembering: streetlight and oak leaf patterns dappled the walls through venetian blinds I watched, content, small beneath the white spread on a maple bed drifting like that home's inhabitants and other gentle certainties of childhood

of 5 stories this month > Get unlimited stories
You've read 5 of 5 free stories

Only $1 for your first month.

Get unlimited Monitor journalism.