November 29, 2007. I hit play on my iPod shuffle, oh how convenient this little piece of circuitry is to me – a high school senior envisaging how I’d take my place on the world as I listen to old U2 songs; everyone seemed to be fixated on what and who they’d wear on grad… Continue reading In Time
I checked my phone yet again, 12:25 PM. I’ve been sitting here in the bus for almost two hours now – no wonder why my stomach’s growling. I should have eaten that sandwich before I left, too late now. “Emergency calls only”, my stupid supposedly “smart phone” flashed at me just as I examined the… Continue reading Palm Trees and Beaches
“It is over.” In eight letters, the world crumbled, a heart shattered into million pieces. Tears escaping incessantly down her cheeks. It’s over – after years of fighting for what they believed was real, after a million waking dreams of being together for a lifetime, after innumerable ‘I love you’s. It’s all over. It only… Continue reading 81115
Hesitation – A phone vibrated, “One new message received”, it notified. She had been feeling unexplainably dejected throughout the day. She checked the time, just a quarter after eight, still too early for her to sleep. It can simply be anyone. She struggled with the thought of opening the message – it could be nothing… Continue reading Tale In Five Words
She stared at the mirror, familiarizing her every feature. Trying to hold on to her own identity, the one unstained and untouched by him. Her eyes; dark as her soul, outlined by a regal thin wall of blue as he said. Her nose; how often does he pinch it when in a playful mood. Her… Continue reading What does the mirror tell you?
If we were having coffee right now, You’d be smelling the rich fragrance of Arabica beans being brewed. Two cups of blended coffee would be sitting right in front of us, almost untouched, I presume. The cup building moisture outside, thanks to the sweltering temperature. Emphasis on double blended; I don’t like munching on chocolate… Continue reading Long Lost Sibling + Coffee
A jedi that bleed of words and phrases. Thoughts throbbing and pulsing in her veins. Under skin and bones are ideas buried deep in the core, they get lost in strong stream and current of life and emotions. Questions as much as the stars. No, not just a sky full of them; a galaxy of… Continue reading Why