Patience, Heart

From the brilliant mind of Nizar Qabbani: Days will pass, and you’ll abandon things you were addicted to, and leave someone, and cancel a dream, and finally, accept a reality. Stuck at cancelling a dream. But I can wait.

Raindrops and You

It’s raining again. It rained yesterday and last night too. It’s not that I hate the rain. And hate is too strong a word, even for hurricanes. I’m grateful for the shower of grace bestowed by the heavens. I have always imagined the earth revel in its velvet touch. The trees sway in glee. The … More Raindrops and You

Into the Woods

The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep. -Robert Frost I’m trying to write a post about our trip to Siquijor. But it seems like I cannot gather my thoughts and create something coherent. So for … More Into the Woods

Thoughts at 3am

Sometimes you feel the ache of existing. Every breath you take requires absolute effort, as if you’re dragging it out of an abyss. Every morning takes thirty minutes for your mind to convince your body to move and face the monotonous routine that is your life. It feels horrible. You’re too young to lose your … More Thoughts at 3am

Deceit

Once when you were my world You told me you would gather the stars And lay them at my feet Once when I was young and foolish I truly believed you How I believed you What we had was an illusion When what we needed was the truth P.S. I always fail to review my … More Deceit