Month: September 2016

The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference.*

Five years old, sitting on the kitchen table, like every morning. My mom, curling my hair.  The sun shining in the back window.  The smell of hairspray and coffee. “Why does she live far away?” “Because they bus her to your school, honey.” “You mean she rides the bus to school?” “Yes, but from a different part of the city.” “Why?” “I think it’s … Read More The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference.*