My heart beat wildly as her eyes moved to my lips. It took no conscious second thought for me to glance down her mouth, her full, sculptured lips – perhaps just the second thing I noticed about her on our first sight - the other being her glittering eyes that stole my breath, so unusual … Continue reading

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Kaleidoscope

Of this world half-lit, much uncertain, my pursuits break loose and tie again. For I know in this world, amidst the disputing breaths, nothing will ever be the same again. I scavenge for the truth on the other side of time where I fall into the burden of destiny. The truth which skips me by … Continue reading Kaleidoscope

My naked soul.

The fight within me seeks every shade, every inch of light, until darkness ties my thoughts and vision across the neck of a shattered dream. And the search for a moment, a memory continues deep within that holds me in a reverie beyond the labyrinth of this unforsaken universe. Amidst the raging war against impossible … Continue reading My naked soul.

The art of breathing and how it saved my life.

Scuba Diving in Maldives. I was a fool to think it'd be easy. With half knowledge on how to swim and hardly any practice in ages, I still assumed it would be a cake walk. Little did I know the art of breathing would be a game changer. Half hour past watching the training video, … Continue reading The art of breathing and how it saved my life.

My voice gathers.

The day I was born, the rules of patriarchy carved themselves in my thoughts and words, notions settled in my thick blood that humans are defined only as “men” and “women”, that men are dominant, that men are powerful and more importantly (disturbingly) that men are protectors. As I started to grow, those notions took … Continue reading My voice gathers.

Pursuit of a thousand dreams.

I'm restless in my journey like teeth that clutter in extreme cold, like strings of an instrument that resonate, sometimes in sync, sometimes otherwise as I hold that rage to chase my unconquered dreams. I'm uncertain about my direction unlike letters lost in the middle of a palindrome, unlike the rebirth of sun after dripping … Continue reading Pursuit of a thousand dreams.