Advice for the Wandering Girl


When you're alone, you have to pretend like you're in a movie. You have to, or you'll go crazy. If you don't see yourself as the sweet, sad heroine of some beautifully-wrought journey, you'll start asking the dangerous questions:

Why did I come here?

What am I trying to find?

Why am I not afraid?


I've been writing an essay about my home and thinking a lot about ghosts.