The Office

It's a funny thing, building a career at a small office. We were twelve workers when I joined fifty-one months ago. I came in with a bushy tail and eyes wide in uncertain terror. The others were so calm and collected, so put together. I stumbled my way through the minor and catastrophic mistakes that … Continue reading The Office

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An unlit room

The man sat in an unlit room, too close to his screen. He’d felt his paunch slowly bloom as he absentmindedly strolled through his twenties, but he wasn’t yet concerned with his eyes. His mother had texted him a little earlier – her mother was being rushed from a holiday resort to an ECG. She … Continue reading An unlit room