Ok, so, I was born in Stockton, California, in 1989. And that was cool. After growing up, I've spent my adult life wandering around. Not aimlessly. I've used jobs to get me abroad. I taught English in South Korea for a year and then backpacked around Asia for a minute. I sold credit card processing machines for two years in the Bay Area. I worked for a recruiting agency for three years and worked in San Francisco for a year, Austin for a year, and London for...

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Time to Be
by Macco McCaffrey

Back in 2017, somewhere within the meandering alleys alongside the Ganges River in Varanasi, a waiter at a crowded German bakery sat two strangers at the same table. Echo and Chris became friends in the time it took the bread and butter to be served. She had just arrived in the holy city, yet he was set to take a train to Patna that evening, so after this serendipitous meeting, they exchanged email addresses. Over the next three years, their conversation con...