smashed mirror

What would happen if reflections did not exist? Imagine it. No mirrors, no shop windows, no reflective surfaces at all to catch yourself in. Catching the train, you would not have your image thrown back to you by the carriage doors as you pass through a tunnel. You would not be able to tell how…

chest pieces

I woke up a couple of nights ago with this thought: What if every sternum was a door that you could swing out to reveal the six precise memories that have had the most formative influence on a person? What if you could reach your hands inside and take them out, one by one, and…