Chapter 1.11 – Loving My New Normal

Dear Diary, So there’s this new thing Khaled does now that we have certain luxuries like a front porch and an elevated view of the distant shorelines of Windenburg. He likes to get up in the middle of the night to paint. Whenever inspiration strikes him, he makes a beeline for his easel. He said…

Chapter 1.10 – The Honeymoon Phase

Dear Diary, I know I thought previously that Khaled would make a great roommate, and I was totally right. I haven’t taken out the garbage since he moved in! There’s something in there about the importance of independence. But interdependence is important and a proper relationship progression from independence. Plus Khaled’s so sweet to me….

Chapter 1.09 – Hot Like Fire

Dear Diary, I promise, I love having Khaled here with me. He’s more than fine with our house that’s really a studio apartment. And having him in my home, and in my bed, has been better than I imagined in a lot of ways. But… he does little things that are tough to deal with….

Chapter 1.08 – Is This What I Think It Is?

Dear Diary, After our talk at the bar on Ghost Night, I didn’t talk to Khaled except for a few texts back and forth. I was preparing myself for the worst. I assumed he wasn’t feeling me like I was feeling him, and was just trying to figure out the best way to tell me…