This week I’m featuring quotes from Annabel Pitcher’s Silence is Goldfish.
Something’s coming. I don’t know what or when, but it’s going to be huge.
I flare up because he’s gone too far this time. No one bad-mouths Mr. Goldfish in my presence and gets away with it.
“You’re pretty intense, you know that,” Henry says, looking at me looking at him with no doubt the warm eyes of a loving sister. I just about refrain from touching his arm in a gesture of sibling solidarity.
I’m not going to hide from the truth anymore.
I explain everything, my words captured by Mrs. Austin’s glistening ink. She traps the truth. Makes it real. Undeniable. Impossible to ignore.