Life – With a pinch of salt

Everything passes. It has to. That's the beauty and tragedy of it.


Today, I want to just stop Stop moving, stop wanting, stop feeling, stop hurting. I want to stop breathing And see if my airless body Can numb the pain in … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Your Words…

Your words. You think they vaporize into thin air The moment they leave your lips. But they traverse time and space, Diffuse through every single pore And like a million … Continue reading

August 25, 2017 · Leave a comment


He calls me after months of strained silence Wait. Did I say “call”? My bad. He texts me like a coward – two timid question marks. A nudge. A careful … Continue reading

July 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

More than just a number

They say “Age is just a number.” Don’t believe them. There’s more to the story than meets the eye. When people say “Age is just a number”, take it with … Continue reading

July 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

The dream I can’t have again

You’re an appendix of a kind. An awful aberration of my mind. A vestigial piece that doesn’t belong. A testimony to all that’s wrong. You’re of no real help to … Continue reading

May 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

The glorious inbetween

With the tender, young green leaves Nested in the warm womb of spring Yet to unfurl their faces to the air Tussling with the whiny winter breeze That resiliently clings … Continue reading

April 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

That fall…

That fall, it was her fall from grace When the leaves turned russet and gold She found she could wear more than one face And love, her heart could no longer … Continue reading

February 25, 2017 · Leave a comment