Losslit contributor:
Sean Preston

East Londoner Sean Preston is the editor of short fiction magazine Open Pen, considered “unpretentious, edgy, and utterly readable,” by author and broadcaster N Quentin Woolf. Sean is an ex-pro wrestler, Dockland aficionado, full-time thing-maker in the world of music, and short fiction writer, obviously.

Twitter: @SeanPrestonLDN

Website: http://www.openpen.co.uk

The Light Abates

You’ve stood up too fast, you know that. But you’ve taken a moment to steady yourself and gather your thoughts. You’re 80, you’re in the bedroom. You look around and say, “This is a dead man’s room.”