Caring 101 for Dummies

Caring for others is always difficult, don’t you think? When someone comes up to you with a problem or you just see someone upset, you often wonder what you can do to help them feel better. It’s true the world doesn’t like sad people, so we’re always in this dilemma to make that person smile […]

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Mistakes

Age is a funny thing. For some I’m young, I’ve a long way to go. Things to do, places to see. A whole life to live. For some I’m old, Having seen the world, Learnt lessons, Made mistakes. But it’s the mistakes that never stop, No matter what the age. My life is riddled with […]

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Insomnia

From the throes of deep sleep, To a never ending dark abyss, I created and erased worlds, With mindless ease and, And an eerie numbness.   As the haze settles in my world, My milky eyes sit up to chase, A dream of a dream come true, Or just a silent night where, The mind […]

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Blank Pages & Loud Voices

I stared at a blank page, searching for inspiration. Delving deep, Into the crevices of my memory. Finding songs of melancholy, in the daily silence. The walls around me collapse, Trapping me further in the clutches of despair.   “They don’t understand, they don’t care, they don’t even know how I feel, And if I […]

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Fear

I have this memory from my childhood, of me fashioning a gun out of a handkerchief and playing make-believe shoot-out sessions at home. I would hide under the table and take out the bad guys, I would leap onto the sofa (a dirty and deep ravine) and rescue a child or woman in distress, I […]

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The Destroyer

She walked like an innocent dream, And her eyes spoke nothing but the truth, Yet everyplace she left behind was in pieces, All that was left behind was ruin.   Blood ties or bonds forged with love, In the end it didn’t matter, When she was done, There was nothing left behind.   She crossed […]

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Spaces

A day ago, I was in a shit mood. Those who know me, know that its practically every other day. Nevertheless, I was driving home after work and I looked up to see the moon. The sky was rather clear except this one patchy cloud that happened to be right over the moon. Almost as […]

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