Why do you care so much?
PARALLEL PARKING BY SACHA MOORE 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 62
“Why do you care so much?” Mike would ask me. “What does she have that you want?” I’m not sure I could have articulated it. I tried to tell him how she seemed above the rest of us, yet mysterious, perhaps hiding some secret pain. Mike said I had too much imagination and turned on the television.
The bombs fell like rain over the Ukrainian border town.
HEAVY RAINS OVER THE TIRED EAST BY MONTE BOURJAILY 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 62
Some nights the rain falls harder than others. Come sit with me. Join me for some tea until the rain passes.
Hello? My phone is broke!
LOOK UP BY CASIMIR GRABOWSKI 34THPARALLEL MAGAZINE ISSUE 62
She walked into the elevator, an ethereal millennial with coffee in hand, earbuds in, and limitless data delivering her a steady stream of dopamine. She pressed the button for her floor without looking up. Hello? I wanted to say. Please help me! My phone is broke!