I’m not even sure what sparked me to write this little story. I had an image in my head of this all-knowing girl who sat on the hood of a car dispensing wisdom and knowledge to the other kids at her high school. As my writing usually goes though, it did end up involving boys meeting girls and their constant wondering about what more they could make out of their passing relationships.
Written in 2022. Published in CERASUS Magazine #8 in 2023.