Princess of Laziness“Hey. Hey hey hey hey.” N poked his girlfriend in the side. “Wake up.”Touko rolled over onto her stomach and groaned. She swatted at N’s hand with hers. “No…” She pulled her pillow over her head. Her boyfriend pulled it off and sat on Touko. “Get off.” The girl groaned.“Only if you wake up.” N tempted the girl.“Why should I?” Touko asked. N got off of her.Smiling, the boy responded back with, “Iris has cake for you.”“Knowing her, she’s going to eat it before she exits the store.” Touko groaned. This was true. Iris was known for eating randomly, for the enjoyment of her friends. Touko could never trust the girl.N shrugged. “Actually I think her mom baked it.”Moaning, Touko said, “Her mom sucks at baking. Last year, at Iris’ birthday, I threw up.”“Everyone got sick at her party.” N reminded her. He started laughing. “Re
The Rift Between UsWhat caused the rift between us?Why are you so distant?Explain to me why you are not talking.I am alone in my little world.Talking to myself.Wishing you are back.I used to think I took up all your timeNow I just want you back.I never wanted you gone.As I sit here in my bed,I look out at the stars and wishThat on some miracle you'd respond.I've been waiting weeks for your responseBut it never came.Just a single little letter.L-o-s-tIn the mail.Never to be returned.But it doesn't matter.You're still here, aren't you?Aren't you?Not dead.No, you're not dead.Still alive.I tell myself every day that you're alive.Not hung from a ceiling.Not bleeding out on the ground.Something tells me you're gone,But I refuse to listen.Prove it wrong.Please! Please!For the sake of your sanitySo that I don't go insane myself.