By day, Danny Cherry, Jr. is a Customer Service Representative and caffeine-addled office-drone, but by night, he writes political and personal essays, op-eds, novels, and short stories. He’s written for Buzzfeed News, The Daily Beast, Truly*Adventurous, Transformation Magazine, X- ray Lit Mag, Fiyah Lit Mag, Ploughshares, Antigravity Magazine, as well as a few dozen blog posts on Medium.com. Find him on Twitter @Deecherrywriter.
From that day you were considered a freak. But, you figured you had an advantage over them. You knew a truth most didn’t learn until adulthood: death is imminent, fighting it is futile, so why give a fuck?