American Idiot

Originally posted on dana cass:
“D’ya want [incomprehensible noise]?” “Um, I’m sorry, what?” “D’ya want [incomprehensible noise]?” “I’m–um–sorry, one more time?” “D’ya want [incomprehensible noise]?” “I… no. No, thanks.” ? I am in London, in a cafe on Charlotte Street, where I learn in short order that drip coffee is an American thing, and there is…

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After Water

Originally posted on Longreads:
Susie Cagle | Longreads | June 2015 | 21 minutes (5,160 words) ? The sun was going down in East Porterville, California, diffusing gold through a thick and creamy fog, as Donna Johnson pulled into the parking lot in front of the Family Dollar. Since the valley started running dry, this has…

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