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Sadiyah’s Confession

25 Nov

Remember that chance meeting at the supermarket?Β  You, me and him?

I arranged it.

So I could show you who I sleep with while I fantasize about you.

Eli’s Confession

25 Oct

I said your name aloud today.

After weeks and months and years.

It stumbled out stiltedly, the awkward syllables elbowing each other in an upward bound elevator; and as it floated away into the ether, I stared after it like I would a stranger, barely able to recognize the word I had once passionately moaned.

Paola’s Confession

30 Jul

I stopped taking the medication

and let the vitiligo spread

just so I could find out

how much you really loved me.