30 Days of Fiction, Day #24: Balance Sheets
I've been practicing since childhood, making paper chain razor blades, fashioning shoelaces into nooses, drowning myself in public swimming pools. For Halloween: I was Plath (my head in an Easy-Bake Oven), I was Rothko (my arms dripping blood), I was Cobain (my face shattered). Today, I focus on my career as an accountant and remind myself that tomorrow is a new day.
Time: 12 minutes
Word count: 62 words