Poetry

A Letter to Eros

Dear Eros,I once knew you and you knew meWe knew each other not so long ago. I remember how it felt,Getting butterflies at the sound of a voice,Checking my phone every few minutesAnd discovering that having an ounce of extra melanin would not suffice to camouflage the blush on my cheeks. But you know that… Continue reading A Letter to Eros

Poetry

Odds

The sense of helplessness, the eternal wonder, wonder of what life holds, what is meant and not meant to exist. Fear of lack of growth fills her head, the vulnerability of surrender cracks her soul, Her so brave, tenacity so great hidden like the mysteries of our physical beings. If only endurance, hope and perseverance… Continue reading Odds

Poetry

Descry

Worry and fear fill her head, she has never felt so lone. Weaken by life's events has left her to fend on her own. See, her world has always been different; Birds singing songs of joy, sky beautiful and blue, her? Just content. Content with the idea that everything would be alright, Content hoping to… Continue reading Descry