Lies are Better than the Truth

What can happen in 5 minutes? The length of a brief encounter or one that feels like it drags on for hours… A lot. A lot can go down. At any point right now, she could ask me about that one thing… Or something that triggers my thoughts about that one thing… And then the truth would leak… And I’d …

Relapse

When I finally got home it was 4 AM. I didn’t even bother to turn on the lights. I walked in and threw the keys and wallet on the console between the living room and the toilet. I looked into my bedroom. Saw my bed and knew I wouldn’t be able to fall asleep now. I would try too hard. …