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Patti

Gender unspecified | 30s | 5 to 10 minutes
Starts on page 40

EXTRACT: Building it wasn’t a waste of time. Building it was what I wanted and what I wanted was essential to who I was. Who I am. The fact is, Bruce, we are who we are and we can’t help that. Even if something seems pointless or futile now, it’s only one part of a story that might not make sense until you can see the whole thing.


Bruce

Male | 30s | 5 to 10 minutes
Starts on page 41

EXTRACT: Then you’re back at that party again, except your fingers are itching and you don’t know what the person in front of you is talking about and you know you should help the wife round up the kids to head home but your heart is pounding and you feel this hunger to be back in a place you thought you had said goodbye to.