The Things We Carry, The Things We Lose: Nowhere Boy

Adolescence is skin deep invincibility. You find yourself clamped to the handlebars of a motorcycle with the throttle jammed open, hurtling towards adulthood, sex, money, furniture and everything in between. You can’t turn, you can’t stop and if you slow down the only thing that will happen is every other driver will laugh at you. […]

The Things We Carry, The Things We Lose: Nowhere Boy