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Hey, Chapter 2 (excerpt 1)

CHAPTER 2 I needed to do something. I needed to talk to someone, go somewhere, anywhere but here. As I …

Hey, Chapter 1 (excerpt 1)

CHAPTER 1   My room is a colossal mess. There are three Heineken bottles that form a triangle on the …

Vivian, Monday, 9 October

VIVIAN . . . MONDAY, 9 OCTOBER, 2017 MORNING   This is around the time the alarm rings, I think in …

Tobi, Monday, 9 October

 TOBI . . . MONDAY, 9 OCTOBER, 2017 MORNING   Blaring horns and raucous babble seep into my sleep. It’s …

Reply to Hey 40

Hey, Don’t you feel you should be telling all that to a shrink? As you figured, I really have no …

Hey 40

  Hey, Today is just bleh. Just there. I don’t feel like stepping out today. I have enough food for …

Reply to Hey 38

  Hey, Let’s get one thing straight. I didn’t beg for your love. Okay? Remember how we met? You were …

Hey 38

  Hey, I know what you expect me to do right now is to beg again and promise not to …

Reply to Hey 37

  Hey, This is the kind of thing I hate. You make me regret making that pact with you. What …

Hey 37

  Hey, Okay, I get it, you can’t care more than you can care. I’ve observed this restraint in you, …

Reply to Hey 36

  Hey, You needn’t remind me that I made a pact. I know. But I’m busy. And writing you all …

Hey 36

  Hey, Puppy fell ill. I took him to the vet. He’s doing just fine too. It’s strange how having …

Hey 35

  Hey, You haven’t replied my last two letters. What’s wrong? Well, for what it’s worth, Puppy is doing well, …

Hey 34

  Hey, I woke up today on the wrong side of the planet. Sometimes I get this feeling. I wake …

Hey 33

  Hey, I can imagine what your workplace is like, the drama that ensues. I think it’s giving me an …

Reply to Hey 32

  Hey, Congrats on the new dog. You asked about my work. Well, same old. My boss is forever a …

Hey 32

  Hey, Great news. I got a puppy bulldog, courtesy of dad. He’s brown with splashes of white. And he’s …