Fear.

Fear- one of the strongest, or if not the strongest human emotion. A key to survival and the mother of anxiety. Some fears are fast, unpredictable, like the fear of bees after being stung by one or a fear of dogs after being bitten by one. Some fears have a fucking good reason, like a…

Privilege.

We are both capable of flying. But, your wings are made of feathers, my wings are made of stones.

The ‘D’ word.

Dear Depression, I remember the first time I met you. I was seven years old, you came holding the knowledge of freedom. I saw you in the eyes of the other children my age, who had no shoes on their feet. I saw you in the lifeless body of a baby, left on the streets, touched…

Failing successfully.

So it’s 2:00 am, I am wide awake, for the twenty-seventh time. Sleep has become a distinct hope. What I find absolutely hilarious is the confidence in my doctor’s voice when they assure me in every intervention that my current prescribed pills will bring my sleep under regulation. Evidently, it has not worked. How long should I…

Raindrops. (2017)

Raindrops on a leaf; One, two, three. A tree, Underneath which I sit still. Its shadow, That stops the light from kissing the earth, And fights with my shadow Where a monster burns. Bombs, Like raindrops; One, two, three. Fall from the sky And I sit still. I have poison in my hand So I…