A Short Story

Photo: Amber’s Impressions Photography. Used with permission.

What if reality is different from what we’ve been led to believe, from what we’ve always taken for granted? Sometimes I hear ideas so strange that I don’t even know how to process them.

I heard this story from Stuart M — — , caretaker of an apartment complex on Stevens Square in South Minneapolis in the early 80’s when I made my living as a painting contractor. After a fire in one of the…