It was tightly shut. The dust of a million emotions had gathered inside, but she let it settle in there. As she walked through each experience after that, she collected no more unwanted residue. Every moment passed by like a new movie of her life, with new actors and actresses. But now she was the… Continue reading Opening Her Heart
The bookstore was her toyshop. She spent Saturdays sitting on the floor, hungrily running her hands over the spine. Mother would be busy choosing grown-up books nearby. The child wondered when she could read those too. Time flew by faster than her favourite chocolate did in her hands. Carrying a bag full of stories, she… Continue reading Saturdays at the Library
It wasn't like she hadn't felt this way before. Of course she had. She loved and feared that racing heart and dreamy mind. Lunch break and after school moments were all about catching glimpses of him. She prided herself for knowing that she never had a chance with any of them. Who'd ever like her… Continue reading Those Crushes
"If beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder, then I guess everybody thinks I'm ugly," the young girl told her mother with no emotion in her voice. She was sick of feeling like she didn't belong to the world. And she knew the reason. It was why she hated buying clothes and would kill… Continue reading Finding Beauty
Sitting in silence, Feeling the world. Sinking in thoughts, Drowning in dreams. Embracing the solitude, Being willingly misunderstood. Sitting in silence, Living the odd dream.