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BRITTANY STEWART 10R

‘We’re born alone, we live alone, and we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.’ – Orson Welles

Just under seventy seven days before

I lay on the bed, drawing things that didn’t need to be drawn

And wasting time that shouldn’t have been wasted

This was how many nights were spent

Cashing in the evenings, so ignorant to their value

I sketched an anonymous face

A lady this time, with red curls and a non-aligned expression

I became conscious of a noise that seemed to be located …read more