Ghosts as Grief Manifested

You never know when a ghost is coming.
There I was, fingers tapping away at my keyboard. And then at my temples.

My character has something missing.

A past undescribed.

A ghost, if you will.

And then, he materializes, no longer an idea but an entity. A truth of my character’s history.

Ghosts, like memories, arrive whenever they want. They can be good, bad, medium, forgettable, romantic—you name it. They can simply be a manifestation of a previous time, or they can have more impact on our present than we even know.

This is also the way of grief.
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