By beth mccallum

writer / reader / candle maker


She told me secrets. Great secrets. And I didn’t want to forget a single one of them.

19 to 20

I’ve just turned 20. Here is a list of all the things of all the things I fear will change. (nb all of my fears are irrational)


The backdrop is newspaper. Decades and decades of newspaper, draped up against the wall. There’s a story about the first man on the moon and hey, there’s that really bad terrorist attack. Bad stories and good stories. Near the edge of the newspaper backdrop, there are three cheerleaders standing at the sidelines with megaphones. They…