Frank Fisher is nothing. He wants to be something. When a mysterious young woman named Bonnie offers assistance by injecting seeds of inspiration directly into his brain, Frank finds himself involved in a twisting mystery full of addiction, desperation and self-discovery. Broken Bulbs, a novella by Eddie Wright, tells the story of the lengths one young man will go in the pursuit of "somethingness."
“You know I don’t smoke.” I hold an unlit cigarette in my palm.
Bonnie shoots it a look then locks my eyes, “So?”
“So every time I meet with you, you give me a cigarette, but I don’t smoke and I tell you every time.”
“Put it in your mouth,” she says. Her left eye is blue. The right one is brown. My eyes are coals, burning my brain.<...