World To Come (Prelude)

The World to Come Prelude          The year is unknowable. Two fugitives hide in a safehouse in central Moscow. Near the Arbat, inside the second inner great ring. There are many good places to hide here. Some would find them to be murderers serving nothing but a psychosis. To others, heroes of a revolution. But to most regular people they are invisible. Their tribulations and trauma belong only to themselves. For now they are worth only a little bit more alive than dead.            They smoke. They cry. They take a few shots. At each other and with Vodka. They bleed and … Continue reading World To Come (Prelude)