How I Didn’t Break the Neck of My Daughter

As the year of 2018 was nearing its end, I wasn't in the best shape. My best friend and much cherished colleague had left the country for another job, and the research project we'd been shaping together to near-perfection over the past six years was crumbling. I desperately looked forward to a week of pleasantly … Continue reading How I Didn’t Break the Neck of My Daughter

How My Son Didn’t Die of Several Wildly Improbable Illnesses

There were times in 2018 when I was quite okay. It wasn't as intense as the first surprise attack of normalcy back in December 2017, but it felt pretty awesome all the same. On especially cheerful days I was even thinking my mental afflictions were gone. Which was yet another delusion my brain contrived for … Continue reading How My Son Didn’t Die of Several Wildly Improbable Illnesses