If you’re having a good time it usually means you’re having a bad time, I think. So the opposite has got to be true also.
Luke Wiget grew up in Santa Cruz. “North to the Future” is from a series of stories related to a novel-in-progress that’s set on the California coast. His writing has appeared in BOMB, The Millions, SmokeLong Quarterly, among others. He won the 2015 Quidity Lit Editors Prose Prize and was included in the Wigleaf Top Short Fictions 2014 and the Best of Ten Years Issue decomP Magazine. He lives in Nashville and edits drDOCTOR.