Writing Challenge: And Then It Hits You

by Cooper Young

Decided to join Sonia’s fifty-from-one. My word of choice was “disintegration”. Here you go!

And Then It Hits You…

He had thought there would be a sense of sublimation, that he would slip away into a greater good as the years went on, but still be. This, though…disintegration, layers of chalk blown from an abandoned board until all equations, all sense, went blank.


“I said ‘it’s a boy’, sir.”