That dream house you're taking ten loans to make, It isn't going with you. Those designer shoes and bags sitting in your closet, Aren't going with you. The loved ones you try to hold onto forever, Can't go with you. Those memories you leave behind here, Will stay for a long long time.
There’s a wound in my heart, That will never heal. There’s a hole in my soul, That I’m filling with my tears. There’s too much space in my life, That will stay empty forever.
Denial has its own beauty. She found her own emotionless silence comforting. “Where are the tears that I should be shedding?” She asked herself once. But she knew that talking about it would make it the truth. So she didn’t, loving him but missing him at the same time.
His wrinkled hands were full of love. A quick glance at his eyes were enough to bring tears to her eyes. "Everyone has to die," they told her. She didn't understand why. Each moment brought them closer to goodbye, but she was a fighter. It was only when she saw him lifeless that she knew… Continue reading Fighting Death
Living in the present, I am allowed to miss you. Falling back to the past, I am allowed to cry. Looking ahead to tomorrow, I am allowed to remember.
It wasn't easy being the oldest. She often wondered about her expiry date. Watching two much younger siblings transitioning to ashes had torn her heart. "Enjoy your life," said her friends. She tried to follow their simple advice, living with her memories. From the little utensils that they'd play with, to the painful last days.… Continue reading Expiry Dates
Where are you now? Are you thinking of me? Where are you now? Do you believe I let you down? Where are you now? Only in my heart and soul?