JOURNAL ENTRY

25 Jan

“ ….the only way you can truly get to know an author is through the trail of ink he leaves behind him. The person you think you see is only an empty character: truth is always hidden in fiction” (mid page 375 The Angel’s Game-The Cemetery of Forgotten Books)

I do not see myself as you see me. I am a coward. A coward who has always hidden behind the words I write, weaving what is real through the threads of what is not. Hoping against hope that someone will find me out, but no one ever has. And now, in the end, you are left with nothing. The nothing that will quietly slip away on the wind that waits to catch and scatter me into the ether.

Perhaps one day you will reread my words and catch a glimpse of me. Come find me then and tell me who I am.

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