It’s a Long Walk, and It’ll Never be Done

I dreamt I was in a time where women's value was based on the honour they upheld, Something that could be lost by as thoughtless an action as a slip of an ankle exposed. The wind lifting our burkhas was the devil betraying the inherent immorality within us. Even an invasion of our own bodies … Continue reading It’s a Long Walk, and It’ll Never be Done

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Lucidity

Feels like I’m walking through a picture book Taking steps while the rest of the world is on pause With a fever dream like fog Ripple effects vibrate through my corpse Every corner of my being pulsing with spirals spinning, expanding Chills and waves wandering my face Disconnected from the tarmac I’m treading I’m the … Continue reading Lucidity

Space

Space away from youIs a nice conceptTo clear my head,And think logicallyIs the rational thing to doYou fog up my brainLike a car when the heater first turns on,On a frosty winter dayGiving me temporary amnesiaAs I forget what it was like to feel cold towards youYour body heat eliminating My carefully thought out reasons to … Continue reading Space

Splinter

This boy is going to break my heartHe’s already shatteredAny resolution I heldTo keep my emotions towards him platonic,With his smile and his way of drawing me inLike he caresThen he’ll talk of other lovesWhile I just smile politelySplintering internallyI see him consuming my mind in the future,With his charm and his wit and his … Continue reading Splinter