The Wish

“What are you in for?” “Corrective surgery for spina bifida. What about you?” “Leukaemia.” “Bugger, that’s a bummer. Will your hair grow back?” “Yeah, it’ll grow back; it’s just the chemo that makes it fall out.” “Are you going to be okay? I mean, you’re not going to die, are you?” “Jeez, I hope not!… Continue reading The Wish

Uncle Gregory

Photo credit: Seonmi - my South Korean friend Uncle Gregory He had come to cut me down. I watched him approach. Weighed down by more than the chain saw he shouldered, his force evaporated space in front of him. Yet, I could see gravity taking its toll, grinding him closer to the ground, the sky… Continue reading Uncle Gregory