Ch-ch-changes

The guy who gave me the apartment in exchange for keeping his books and stuff? He told me today if he managed to buy two more buildings, he’d pay me a salary, too. Which would mean I get a job with flexible hours and I could write whatever the hell I want to because he knows what I write and doesn’t care. He’s cool with it. In fact, he hopes I get a bestseller soon and make some real money.

My life is changing day to day, even minute to minute. It’s like being on a roller coaster. As it happens…I don’t like roller coasters. They scare the crap out of me. I remember once, years ago, I got on what I thought was a tame little ride somewhere, and at the end, they sent the cars over a cliff. I found myself heading straight down into the abyss. My heart jumped into my throat and panic whipped through me. I was terrified. 

After the cars docked and we got out, someone approached me, showing me a picture of my face at the moment I thought I was going to die. “You look like you’re having a great time,” she said.

I could not control my nervous laughter. “Yeah? Shows how much you know.”

I did not buy the shot. I didn’t want to remember how very scared those few seconds made me.

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3 Responses to Ch-ch-changes

  1. Chris says:

    *crosses fingers for property mgmt job to include pay soonishly*

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