The Lighter Side of Darkness {A Post by Tony}

“How was your weekend?” It’s a question we ask each other and the normative response is generally, “Great.” Follow up. “What did you do?” And you find yourself going down a list of things you did that weekend. People ask me this question and I’m always ready with a response based off who they are … Continue reading The Lighter Side of Darkness {A Post by Tony}

To Love

His sister dropped him off with those two bags filled with his dirty clothes right outside the abandoned house beside us. I caught a glimpse of his face, just before I turned back inside the house, just before I cleaned out the rest of the clothes from the washing machine. He had called Tony and … Continue reading To Love

To Stay

It felt a lot later then it was when I woke up in the dark last night. It was only silent for about 10 seconds before the quick succession of 6 gunshots rang out in the street out front of our home. Everyone else around me slept; a mirace I don't take for granted.I prayed … Continue reading To Stay