I was groomed well from the very beginning. The society had taught me how to be good as a woman even before I truly had turned into one. The secret, of course, was to be a good wife. One that I had become the moment I entered my new home, the house of my husband.... Continue Reading →
She loved her daughter, she truly did, but sometimes the young lady behaved so erratically that she almost seemed like a stranger. Under the dim light of the room in the elite, ostentatious hospital, she sat with her shoulders slumped, wondering about the grim expression on her daughter’s face. Any passerby won’t think much of... Continue Reading →
Trapped by choice inside the four walls, I gaze out the window. Ah, such a beautiful night! Grace me with a different life and I will use night to bask in the moonlight. Are these stars God’s gift to me, I wonder. For they are the closest to gems I will ever get. Perhaps he... Continue Reading →
I’d been in the hollow for so long, Eyes closed, for then the darkness would be a choice, wouldn't it? Agonizing over being the one left behind. She’d been a part of my essence, her loss iterated how truly big a part Her dreams shattered like a mirror, pieces of glass piercing her bruises further,... Continue Reading →
Topic : TRAGEDIES “Why do you not read tragedies?”, he asked. She shrugged, “If I accept them in fiction, I might accept them in reality.” “Oh but they are reality!”, he countered innocently. She smiled, point proved.
Imagine a classroom with 100 students, all of them chanting praises for you, using exquisite vocabulary to describe the greatness that you are. How do you feel? Good? Well, then, add one teeny meeny modification. Same scenario, except, none of them truly fathom the meaning of what is so passionately coming out of their mouths.... Continue Reading →