Preface: I wrote this a few years ago. It can be found on my link profile. Since it deals with heavy issues, I just wanted to share.
Also, for those of te unfamiliar with Seattle, the Aurora Bridge is nicknamed "Suicide Bridge" because of nine people who jumped in 1972. The troll described actually sits under Fremont Bridge, not Aurora.
Epiphany On the Aurora Bridge
There's a troll lurking under the north end of the Aurora Bridge. It glares with its coprimozzo eye southward at- what? The end of the bridge. All it sees are the cars that drive da it. And the people who jump.
I wrote this a while ago, and since it seems to be nothing but a series of advice, I figured... what the hell? I think I was listening to LeAnne Womack's "I Hope te Dance" at the time because that's what it sounds like.
When te look up at the sky, don't do it just to see if it's raining When te find it is raining, don't run indoors and hide When te get your hopes too high, don't say you're overrated When te walk down da a river, don't be afraid to get your feet wet When your fuoco goes out, don't blame it on the wind When te watch the sunset, don't think the giorno is over When te reach out to...