The process

Riding on public transportation these days, it is possible to overhear many things; the majority of them, while people talk – generally, far too loudly on their cellphones, irregardless of those around – are the inanities of modern life. Occasionally, however, despite one's own best intentions, something can be overheard which


... but not out Eric exited from the back, service entrance of his building and into the grey, mid-November day where, above, the clouds hung oppressively low over the city, threatening the forecast rain. From one hand dangled a large, plastic bag of recyclables. He stepped from the relative protection of the entryway and then immediately