if i had more courage

i loved you when we were young your iridescent smile was my moon i’ve always carried the shape of your eyes with me in a velvet pocket in my heart and your hair curled around your face and my hair curled around mine this is what soulmates must look like, i thought as i wrote […]

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An Offering

  I was strolling down the rue de Calais one afternoon stopping every now and then at the markets to pore over second-hand trinkets sold for more than their worth, when there in between all the junk I saw the identical string of pearls I found in your coat pocket all those years ago. They […]

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A few words on streets

  Late afternoon arrives on Saturday and I hurriedly bid farewell to my gracious hosts, who urge me to have just one more slice of cake before I leave. I have no more space, I tell them laughing, slipping my arms into the warmth of my coat while inching my way nearer to the portal […]

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The why

    Why do we have to have the same ideas of success? Why do we all need to follow the same steps to achieve goals? Why is it imperative everyone run in the rat race? Why do we lose ourselves in the chase for titles given to us by other people? Why are those […]

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Words.

“Don’t gobblefunk around with words.” ― Roald Dahl Words are the little yachts that float out in the burnished expanse of our lives. They are filled with passion or peace. At times with distress and fear and sadness. Sometimes we’re lucky enough to be surrounded by sailboats of jollity, humour and animation. They contain within them, these helpful […]

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