Cockroach

“I feel like some sad Poison groupie having to live in such squalor.”“Jesus it’s not that bad.”“This morning a cockroach perved on me while I peed.”“For free? Why didn’t you charge him? You’re always saying how we need the money.”“Rick I’m serious I’ve never felt so violated. Every time it hissed I felt it was […]

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Rat: Chapter 28

I wake up actually feeling more tired than before I went to sleep which indicates how run down I really am. I want the Nurofen on top of my bedside locker but don’t have the determination just yet. I lie in bed-for what seems like an eternity-absently staring into space until my mother comes in. […]

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Rat: Chapter 6

Every day is groundhog day. The only way I can even distinguish between the days is by the conversation and casual Fridays. Mondays are obvious enough as it’s the beginning of yet another painstaking five-day drudge, but Tuesday through to Thursday is one blurred long uni-day. Usually, there are some hints to the day’s identity […]

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