I am cut and bleeding, but on this battlefield I point the healers towards those fighting to live. I'm okay. I don't need help. I am dangling from a rope, but in the canyon below are trapped souls with no escape out. I'm okay. I'm not down there. My boat has … Continue reading Treading Water
When you see my face while scrolling on social media how do you react? Do you sigh in regret, sink into nostalgia, wishing for what could have been? Or are you glad that things went the way they did? Is it an interruption? Or do you even notice as you … Continue reading Interruption
Life . does not . worry . about . … Continue reading Crowned
In the space between the stars lies floundered potential, too weak to reach the moon, too small to hit a star There is nothing in the darkness, we assume But when scientists point their high power telescopes at the black spaces they find more stars
You are a cookie to me; I never want to live without you because of the joy your friendship gives me. But you are not nutritious enough for me to live off of.
Tiny sharp splinters jagged edges jutting out prepared to pierce skin
Dinner was a silent affair that night. Even the servants noticed when they became the centre of attention as they cleared away the dishes and brought in dessert, their glances at each other the loudest sounds as they worked quickly. Adara crunched obnoxiously on an ice cube, brazenly looking around at her family. Her parents … Continue reading Sparking a Fire