You Can’t Escape

Life gets a bit stressful at times and all you wanna do is… escape. So you buy the cheapest retail space rocket you can from NASA and blast off into the universe at your local launch pad, leaving the Earth behind in your wake, a pale blue dot on the everlasting black canvas of spacetime. You leave behind all your worries, all your problems… your belongings, your family, your friends. Stretching your arms out,  you lie down to relax and enjoy a weekly release of The Nexus, your favourite science blog. But as you read, a sudden epiphany strikes your mind. Falling down to your knees, you shake your fists at the emptiness outside. You realise that… you can never truly escape.

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