Every story has a back story.And that story has another back story.Then another one and another one and another one. So, when you ask my story.What do I say? Do I share the story of now or then?Do I share … Continue reading The yarn ball
A new house.A non-negotiable requirement.A realization that somethings can’t be negotiated. Aira was looking to buy a house in her hometown. She wanted to stay close to her roots, and in some way, she saw this as one way to … Continue reading The big sale.
Star crossed lovers.Damned by the life at every turn.Until life couldn’t confine them no more. Continue reading The contempt
The town was known for its famous folktale. This is of a person who was once banished for wrongdoing and passed away in solitude. The story grabbed my attention so much that I would listen to it over and over … Continue reading Once upon a time
[Listen on SPOTIFY] I sit by the beach and look at the waves.Watching the tides follow the same pattern over and over.It instilled a sense of calm, a sense of familiarity.Like, something to look forward to, for now, and for … Continue reading The white linen dress.
The day, a hope for an exciting twist in life, turned into a twisted tale. I pace up and down the hospital hall, waiting for my turn to visit the doctor. It was a general visit, and I was in … Continue reading Star-struck.
”Fake it till you make it,” said the book. So, she did. She faked, being confident. She faked, being happy. She faked being human. Galaxies away, day 1 at the orientation program, the trainer is ready with the title slide. … Continue reading Just another day
‘We will be together forever. Just say, ‘Yes.’ She responds,‘Forever is a myth, isn’t it?Does it imply the life now or the one after?Even when buried 6 feet under, our bodies rot at a different speed.So, what is forever?Is it … Continue reading Define forever
Halloween night. A horror film marathon.House decorated to suit the occasion. After a long night, it was time to hit the bed.Hours later, awaken by a jolt, I inspect my surroundings. ‘Why am I worrying myself over nothing?Everything is in … Continue reading A night to remember.