We weave ropes around our necks in our efforts for control, We wage wars over bruised egos. We try to create order with systems that strangle us, We pollute ourselves with hate born from bias. The freedom we crave is the same freedom we take away, We choke ourselves in our attempts to […]Read more "The other side of being human"
Am I loving you right? Am I taking care of your heart? Do you feel like I see you? Do you feel like I hear you? Do you feel like I’m walking this life with you? Do you feel like I’m present? I’m just checking in, Making sure that you’re okay. Sometimes I […]Read more "Questions for my love"
Death feels so unnatural. In my heart, I know we’re built to last, I guess God designed us to live forever. My mind knows that death exists, But my heart can’t comprehend its reality. So when death comes, It feels like it goes against our essence, It feels like an injustice… * image […]Read more "Death ain’t natural"
There’s an oasis in the middle of the desert, A pool of sparkling blue waters adorns as its centre piece, Its borders are decorated with palm trees that dance a little as a breeze passes by. The sand dune stands as a golden brown cone in the background, A true king of the desert. […]Read more "An oasis in the the desert"
I could feel your spirit leave. In a heartbeat, I fell into a black box. Pitch black. Devoid of sound. Devoid of breath. Lifeless. Out of nowhere, Isolation punched me in the stomach. I plunged on to the cold, hard ground, Winded, Choking, All because, Your spirit left me. *image from Pexels.Read more "When your spirit left"
When he looks at me, I take his breath away. My presence excites him, My words revive him. I refresh him like the summer rain, I cause him to blossom. Finally, he’s seen. Finally, he’s heard. Finally, he lives… Unfettered, He can breathe. I make him believe in love again.Read more "Love brings life"
I feel unworthy of enjoying the caress of the sun, I feel sinful with every breath of fresh air I inhale, I look strange with no black eye, cuts and bruises, I feel naked with no chains around my body. Freedom, I feel uneasy with you. Freedom, I feel like I don’t deserve you. […]Read more "Freedom, you feel unfamiliar"