Next Stop, Anxiety, Everybody Off

collage: AleXander Hirka / fragments: TheDigitalArtist + geralt at Pixabay

Once his mind got going like this the reins were hard to find.
He called it his Cassius Consciousness, named after his uncle, whose Communist father was obviously hoping a son who would someday smite Caesar. Instead Uncle C’s father got a scion whose verbally barricaded non-stop chatter would make people at parties come up with amazingly creative excuses for crossing a…