When You Are In Grief

When you are in griefI will not have answers for youNo surprises are in storeNo bowl of cut fruitsNo comforting words. When you come home in the middle of the nightEyes without a shineTears streaming down soundlesslyThe kitchen light will remain on for youA plate of your favourite frittersPreheat in the ovenA cup of chamomileContinue reading “When You Are In Grief”

An Anatomy Of A Heartbreak

First, The electrical shock A sudden plug to the artery Blocking the good flow Of love and life. Then, The blood coagulates. The body resists Denying sense and reason All advice are useless At this stage Only cheesecakes and soppy sad songs Can help to numb the pain, Masking it like Paracetamol, A dosage isContinue reading “An Anatomy Of A Heartbreak”

When death smiles at you

Do you resuscitate a leaf turning yellow? Do you attach it back piece it back, take it to triage? Do you bandage it two rounds left, one round right? Do you opt for a transplant? A transfusion is in order for a photosynthesization to happen for life to happen once more one more season, oneContinue reading “When death smiles at you”

The Hardest Thing To Do Is Sleep

Night beckons. You lay down on your bed, constantly tossing your pillow and bolster. You get up and get back down. You get up and get back down. You repeat the motion hoping that this will lull you. You get up. Your body reasons with you. Maybe it’s the heat. It is the El NinoContinue reading “The Hardest Thing To Do Is Sleep”