Sands

Sand, sand, and sand as far as the eye could see. The softest kind of sand-the type where you can only walk with bare feet, feeling the sand between your toes as your foot sinks into the sand with every step. I stood, digging my right foot into the sand, and then carrying out carefully … Continue reading Sands

Dead Sparrow

Eight year old In a pink heart top Sitting on a grass hill Dead sparrow at her left She does what she thinks is right Little hole in the ground Her nail-beds muddy Delicate fingers under the dead bird Laid down and covered   Fourteen year old In a pink sequined top Walking by a … Continue reading Dead Sparrow

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 … Continue reading House

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, … Continue reading Notice

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 … Continue reading Ordering from Subway

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.