Easy How do you fall in love with a man you hate? It's easy. You don't. You hate him. . .so much that his name won't escape your lips. So, your teeth catch it and grind it to bits. You swallow the mess, like a key or a secret. It travels to the darkest parts of you, that graveyard of dead thoughts. Phantoms resurrect themselves at night; his name murmurs in your dreams.Easy4 years ago in Flash Fiction & Vignettes More Like This
Don't you know? You can't backspace his name, wipe out his existence from your being. No, not when you digest the pieces of whom he is, absorb his essence into your bloodnot when the letters of his name calcify in your bones, harden in your muscles, and keratinize in your skin. No, child you can't deny a part of yourself.
How did this happen? That's easy. You fell in love. . .from