Category : Sentimental

Time Over All

“How do you do it?” She asked as she stared into the distance as if to implore her ancestors to send a signal. At this point, she wasn’t even trying. She had thrown in the towel and bucket. It was depressing to see her in this state. I had many answers but would they really…

The Pain of Love

“Trust me…..I didn’t mean to…..” sobbed Angela as she desperately tried to hold on to Matt’s hand. It had all gone in the wind. What had happened? Three years! Three years of solid building had vanished in an instant. Angela couldn’t hold back her tears as Matt sadly walked out without a word and closed…

Life, all you’ve got

One of the scariest moments has to be feeling your pockets and can’t seem to find your phone. Your heart skipping a beat is an understatement. It will leap over walls and crash into your knees. More often than not you find your phone and enjoy those 15 seconds of your heart calibrating back to…

When Tides Meet 1of 2

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­“How long is this going to take? I need to be somewhere in the afternoon,” remarked Jaden as the meeting wore on longer than earlier stated. He was meeting a group of investors looking to pump some money into a joint venture but his mind was elsewhere. He was scheduled to meet Kristen at some…

Such is Life

Freedom works best for the free, And the free and not necessarily free, We are bound by promises, Shackled by lies and deceit, But such is life. At times freedom is painful, You have to let go, Give another life, At your own expense, But such is life. Do not cry for me, For I…

Sometimes I’m indecisive, I like you then forget you, It’s never about me, Sometimes it’s you, We still have time. You ignite a flame inside me, At times it’s warm, At other times it burns me, I got used to it, I have nothing but time. Will you ever leave me? Is this love or…

When time is all you have

Time is one resource I have grown to appreciate as I grew older. I grew up in those homes where a holiday was travelling to my grandma’s and my uncle’s and cousins would bring their kids along. Over time it became a norm and I would always say to myself, “When I’m done with school…

Home

Mama, where’s papa? He said he’d be back yesterday, And why can’t I play with Aziz? He’s been sleeping for too long, When are we going home? Everything is ok my son, Papa will join us, He’s making tomorrow better, Aziz is tired, Let him rest, he’s home. What about school? I already did my…

Sometimes you just want space,  Space to breath,  But someone keeps you under water, How do you survive on that little air?  When the person who is putting you through this,  Is someone you put all your faith in?             A person you swore to always protect,  Well, that’s life. We make decisions hastily,  And…