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Online Feature: “Blue Christmas” by Matt Sadler

 

Nothing is more depressing than going in the hot tub alone. So I go when there’s people there! I make friends!

“Today at work I sold two fashion tumblers,” I say stepping into the bubbling water. Nobody here knows me so naturally they don’t respond. I used to be like that, afraid of something new. But not anymore.

There’s a man and a woman this time, sitting close. They lean into each other like doves. And another man across from them, smiling at them, smiling at me. Read more…