Allie Burke

I am Sure I am Not Dead

“When you really do not know what is real and what isn’t, you have to go with your gut. You don’t have anything else to…

Crooked Lines

Crooked Lines

by: Allie Burke “There is so much to do on this earth and our lives are so short. Just die now if you don’t leave…

Failures

Failures

by: Allie Burke “I haven’t figured out how to tell between lying there awake and lying there dreaming…” A thick, billowy cloud escapes the passenger…

To Breathe You In

To Breathe You In

by Allie Burke1 “[The water] gains speed so quickly. It inches across the sand like the speed of time during depression, and all of the…

Not Even Your Mother

Not Even Your Mother

by: Allie Burke1 How curious the authority of pain’s fleeting grip, and those unique souls that inspire us to win at life… The swirling fan…

World Peace

by: Allie Burke 1 Allie Burke returns to The Margin with another moment in time, a late night with those who know you best…. “Okay,” Aamir…

Late Morning

by: Allie Burke1 A snapshot of thoughts, a late morning conversation….. “I don’t understand people.” “I do,” I say, looking up from my phone. “Do…