till death do us part

as i lay me down to sleep, i pray the lord my soul to keep my hand loosens around yours, two bodies in a patch of nowhere breaths shallow the buzzards silent, distant time seems to slow down, your face dances in front of mine, slow motion, free falling but we lay still if i…

an excerpt from a book i’ll never write #1

I’ve been looking at her too long for her not to notice that I was dreamily staring at the way she mouthed the words that she was reading. She was either purposely choosing to not pay attention to me, or she was just that invested in the book that was inches away from her face….