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Haywire Symphony

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay

Everything we do,
all of who we are
is in our brain.
A carnival of thoughts, feelings, intentions,
desires, words, fears,
all performing in a complicated orchestra inside a BALL OF BLOODY FLESH
housed in our skulls.
The past, present, and future
all exist there simultaneously.
Our friends are there.
Assumptions about strangers.
The people we lost.
The people we left.
The people we hate.
The roadmap.
It’s all flying around in neural bursts—



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Franco Amati

Franco Amati

Speculative fiction writer from New York. For published work visit or buy me a coffee at