You vs Me-HLR

order vs chaos / reserved vs outspoken / clownfish vs moths / passive vs aggressive / general ignorance vs ubiquitous assimilation / patience vs impatience / football vs reading / fishing vs writing / laughter vs tears / gambling vs smoking / optimism vs pessimism-cynicism-realism / enough vs too much / red vs black /…

The Signs-HLR

“How did you not see the signs?” when she said she couldn’t write when you began to miss her smile when she couldn’t bear the daylight when you hadn’t heard her laugh when she stopped enjoying reading when she stopped taking bubble baths “How did you not see the signs?” when you saw her wearing…

Dis-ease by HLR

The air in doctor’s waiting rooms is green. You can see it, if you look around properly. The air is shamrock green and hangs heavy with plague. You feel it on your skin, the bacteria, crawling. You breathe in disease. The door handles, the plastic seats, the anti-bacterial hand gel dispenser: riddled. A man’s cough…