An Empty Page by Annalie Kleinloog

Prompt: The List | Word Count: 1500 | Genre: Drama
She looked up from the task at hand. Swirling mist outside prevented her mental escape over stark skyscrapers; instead, her focus was forced inside the window.
Out there, life bustled away.     In here was the empty.
The grey disconnectedness from that world was in stark contrast to the painful chaos surrounding her in their bedroom. She hardly recognised the tired face reflecting from the weather-beaten pane. Weary eyes stared back, past the reflection, into a pool of memory.

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