The Glass Man

He snaps the string and imprints a solid blue line across the sheet of glistening glass. Adjusting the blade, he slices through with a clean, precise cut.

Glass is a clear shield, transparent and fragile, but rooms full of windows allow for the recapture of restless nightmares. Flashback: when he was little, his father drunk and raging with a hammer, chasing his mother. Epiphany in the middle of bitter nights.

Daddy beating the windows out of the house, out of the car. Daddy at the windows, then a…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
L.T. Garvin

L.T. Garvin

Lana Broussard writing as L.T. Garvin , Author — writes fiction, short stories, poetry, and books.