TRULY NOT TICS by Taylor Johnson

Blinking Truly began the day by winking at her friend’s fiancé. She shrugged when her professor asked if she was paying attention. She rolled her eyes when her friend told her a story. She grunted as she tried to eat. She swore at people as she walked to class. She clapped when someone in front of her tripped. She ended the day willingly crying in her dorm room. It was another day of poor timing and Tourette’s Syndrome Tics. Each day was a surprise. What involuntary muscle movement would happen next? “No, no, no!” she shouted, her hand over...

Read More