Writer with words in Woman's World & The List. Favorite books? Smoke and Mirrors (Neil Gaiman), Beloved (Toni Morrison), Wild (Cheryl Strayed). Favorite non-writing activity? Singing to her dog Eva in the hopes that she'll howl along.
A Shift in the Fabric
Aia opens the door of Sunset Manor Personal Care at a quarter to midnight. A gust of icy air pushes in behind her as she pulls off her blue knitted beanie, releasing an explosion of curly hair. Her large brown eyes scan the lobby: an empty, cluttered receptionist’s desk, a faded yellow couch. It smells of soup and mothballs.