A writer and actor who works as an educator at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum
Toru stayed with me a few days. Because affection breeds a desire to possess. I googled what they might like to eat.
“Artists have the responsibility to self-edit, and some things should remain unpublished.”
Like, I’d argue, all stories, this one has another side that will make you reexamine the version of it you’ve been told all along.
There are thresholds between realities as they are lived. That’s where Yanagisawa plants himself and listens.
All we can say for certain is that we will be different than we were today.
My internal clock has felt the throes of this shift for months, already.