hey guys and gals, check out this story by evenstarwen. a great read, i promise!
I don't know how to swim. If you knew that I grew up on a tropical island, this would be even more surprising. You see, I almost drowned when I was a child, and the memory of it was seared into my brain: overwhelming panic, an acute, painful longing for air, a desperate reaching for anything that could save me. Even the rescue left me weak, as the adrenalin drained from my body. I never wanted to feel that way again. So even though I loved the s … Read More