House

There it stood, like an arrogant mountain,  tall and proud. My luggage weighed down on me like an elephant on my shoulders as I glared at the house, breathing in its beauties for the last time. This was what I was leaving behind, but it wasn't only just a house. It was a thousand things [...]

Notice

Open your eyes, And see the world, For what it is, Not what it isn’t.  Notice how the mud, On the damp road, Is less of a glum, But more chocolaty and alive.  Notice how the radiant sun, Beating upon your neck, Makes the ocean water, Glisten with such beauty.  Notice how the harsh rain, [...]

Ordering from Subway

As a 4-foot tall eight years old, I struggled to bumble through my Subway order: a Veggie delight, 9-grain-wheat, American cheese, all the vegetables except banana peppers and jalapeños, toasted with the vegetables, and Chipotle and Sweet Onion dressings. The enormous glass between the worker and me was intimidating; not to mention the bald, tattooed [...]

Buried Deep – Who I Really Am

In the dark, Out the window, Across the fields, Down the street, Beside the lamp, Under the bushes, I was, stained of dirt Digging rigorously Breathing heavily Burying my feelings Under a layer of smiles And hugs A layer of kind words And hands.    

Life

The Sky is blue, As clear as can be, The sun is high, The grass is green, Down in the river, Water is flowing, Trees Swaying, When the wind is blowing. Life is amazing Cherish every moment, Don't do something bad, It is gonna leave a dent.

A Pencil’s Ballroom

A dancer, sharp and lean, dressed in silver approached the tile of the dance floor. From the opposite direction, a figure, only a lack of light, advanced with the dancer. They met on the floor, held hands, became one, and danced off together; a series of curves and swirls, swerving in and out of the [...]

Love is when…

Love is when the red roses bloom to overflow the field. Love sounds like soft, special music playing in the background, filling the heart Love smells like a perfect mix of the scattered scents of each and every flower Love tastes like the swollen chocolate cake at the end of a banquet Love looks like [...]