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Kathryn Coffey, Writer

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#RealityIsRelative”

Allegory.

Is it real? Do I get it?

Not sure.

Of.

Belong? Reject?

Neither?!?

The.

Definitive. Certain.

Don’t know if I’m either of those things.

Cave.

Dark. Cold. Small.

But is it, though?

Twitter assignment?

Well why not?

“Case of Mistaken Identity”

I hear a voice

Of someone I know.

I hurry down the stairs

Turn to smile, but…no

I was mistaken.

My happiness turns slim.

I thought it was…I was wrong.

It wasn’t him.

“Modern Phobia”

What am I doing?

Hiding.

What for?

Just hiding.

Why stall?

I don’t know.

Why go?

I don’t know.

What do I believe?

Nothing.

Who do I trust?

No one.

Where am I going?

Nowhere.

Am I real?

Should I really care?

“To Tell or Not to Tell”

Public Speaking speech?

Easy.

Friends and associates?

Hard.

Why? Just…why?

“Too Early to Rise”

The room was dark then.

Calming comforting darkness

But now the sun’s out.

“Overbooked Mind”

Stumbling

Stammering

Stuttering

I guess I should read Talking for Dummies

But…here’s my first issue.

My thought inbox is almost full.

Brain. Can’t. Function.

Crap!

Can’t. Find. The. Right. Words.

For. The. Love. Of. God.

Brain! Please. Function.

“Beyond the Wall of Expectations”

I thought you were the young generation.

We are.

We live under rocks now.

Welcome to 2016.

“Pitfalls and Projects”

I did it all wrong.

Interrupted transmission

Damn it all to hell.

“This is College”

Naptime. Coloring books.

Duck-duck-goose.

Wait, is that what I think this is?

Time-travel? Parallel universe?

A Matrix? Comatose state of mind?

Who knows? Who cares?

Just live.

“Helpless Worry”

When he spoke to me,

He sounded so perplexed there.

What the hell happened?

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