The first time I gave up

The air is so humid that I can barely breathe. Sweat is pouring down my body like a river down a mountain. The electricity has been gone for the past five hours and according to our neighbors, a transformer exploded and it'll take forever to repair it. We've been without electricity before but not for … Continue reading The first time I gave up

Destroyed by kindness

Sometimes you have no idea what pain someone's carrying, or what baggage they're holding onto, or what demons they're trying to fight. Sometimes life brings you to a point where you're standing in front of the person you thought you knew, but in reality, they're someone completely different. It's disappointing and confusing because they weren't … Continue reading Destroyed by kindness

Marriage…

I attended a wedding last weekend. It was cool- they had food. They also had music so loud that I was afraid my ears would pop. They kinda did. The bride was draped in her beautiful God-knows-how-much-dress and the groom was dressed in a tux. They looked cute together- I think. I wasn’t wearing my … Continue reading Marriage…

You will never be like her…

She's a garden of solace with roses as sweet as honey but you will never be like her. She's the ecstasy of desire with blind intoxicationbut you will never be like her. She's the warm breeze among harsh winds of winter but you will never be like her. She has the treasures of knowledgethe mind … Continue reading You will never be like her…

Don’t smile at me like that…

Because looking into the depths of your eyes makes the sky look so small that I can measure it with just a glance the way your lips part when you smile makes the oceans melt and I find myself sinking in your tides the way your cheeks shine make the stars blush and they disappear … Continue reading Don’t smile at me like that…