A pretense

6 faces. 8 corners. Sharp edges. Monotone. Compact. Boxed. A box. We are the box. Well… that’s what they say. If I like red and your favourite colour is red, we belong to the same box. If I like dystopian novels and your favourite book happens to be the hunger games, we fit into the…

I Bet You Think About Me

Mirror mirror on the wall; who’s the fairest of them all? Ever heard the phrase, “Not Everything that Glitters is Gold”? 18 year old me thought I had captured the essence of this phrase and fully understood the meaning. Five years later and 23 year old me, now realizes that you can paint the pages…

Soft Landing

If I could sum up 5 years in one word, it would be “spectacular”. A bit of a mundane word, but there was nothing mundane about the experience. Waking up at 5 am everyday for 3 out 5 years, was absolutely exhausting. Quick showers and gulped breakfasts became the norm.  Waking up with the Earth…

An Adoption of the End

My letter to you… To the one who needs to see this; It started with a capital letter. A few words later and we were hooked on the sentences of each other. We’ve always been captivated by things that hold endless mystery and countless adventures. We always want to touch things that we’re told not…

The Exacerbation of Boredom

She was drowning in her own depth and her ideas clouded her vision. The lack of creativity exacerbated the boredom that slivered through her aura. The feeling of being surrounded by people but being misunderstood was almost unbearable. The poetry longed to break free from the confines of her mind, but the words were bound…

Right side up

I’m drenched in emotion. I am soaked to the bone. It leaks through my aura and my energy begins to stall. My thoughts cloud my mind, and my vision becomes distorted. I knew what was in front of me and I was aware of what I left behind. Except now the pathway is bent and…