Between the Lines: “Elephant”

She said, “Andy, you’re better than your past. So you gotta just let it go. Regret doesn’t do any of us any good, no way.” She’d always been so good to me, even when I didn’t deserve it. Somehow, she knew my heart was in the right place and she winked at me with that […]

Between the Lines: “Before It Falls”

The picture from the television keeps shifting the shadows in the room. The ceiling, a Rorschach test that I’m failing. The lamp isn’t on, but a light from down the hallway casts him in silhouette from where I’m sitting on the floor leaning my back into the softness of the chair. I watch the ash […]