Seven sudden life-realizations while staring at a blank page

  1. Good things come to those who wait; better things fall into the hands of those who do some chasing. You can’t just always sit there and hope for miracles. You gotta… Continue reading

A Farewell Love Letter from a School to a Graduating Student (Spoken Word)

(Dear Reader, this piece was really meant to be heard and not silently read. Please do me a favor. I hope you read this one even in the most quiet whisper. Thank you.)… Continue reading

The Art of Getting By (Memorable Quotes)

Since we’re all too scared to say the things worth saying, we just wait for some fictional characters to say it for us. It’s safer that way, of course. But it’s never less agonizing. Never.  … Continue reading

Spaces

In   between   the   words   I   write are   the   spaces   where   I   hide— the   spaces   where   I   hide   you.… Continue reading

Maybe-Endings-Make Sense-After All

Maybe We will love each other until we can’t, until we don’t.   Endings This is how I will let you go— slowly, painfully, and then completely.   Make Sense If time cannot… Continue reading

A Villain’s Letter to the Hero’s Lady

  I want to be the one who saves you— the one who comes to the rescue when you cry for help, the one who chases and kicks out all the bad guys… Continue reading

Some Beautiful Things

When I imagine beautiful things… I think of Christmas candy canes and a thousand colorful paper cranes. I think of clear water in a quiet pond, and of holding hands under the warm… Continue reading

On the Verge

“Be comfortable with the uncomfortable.” Fly if you must fly. Fall if you must fall. There is danger in flying. There is danger in falling. But the greater danger lies in not choosing… Continue reading

The Good in Goodbye

“But you may find that you, too, have changed while you were waiting. You may no longer fit the puzzle you left…” Thought Catalog Here’s the thing about goodbyes: it’s actually always a… Continue reading

Face After Face, Crowd After Crowd

Glance after glance, Stare after stare, Smile after smile, I will see you Even in the crowdiest crowd. Breath after breath, Kiss after kiss, Touch after touch, I will feel you Even in… Continue reading

Art Meets Art

  Sometimes a piece of art is already beautiful and complete on its own, until that day when it meets another piece of art that seems to fill the gaps which nobody noticed… Continue reading

Shifting Worlds

One moment, I was hanging by the thread of hope. The next moment, I find myself falling, F A L L I N G in a cold, dark abyss. The pull of gravity… Continue reading

Moments of Impact

You have been deluded to believe that true love is this: Two fates intertwining and moving towards a single eternity. But maybe, just maybe, it can take this form: Two fates colliding then… Continue reading

Ode to Things Lost and Found

Things that matter and things that don’t Things that used to matter until they don’t— they all get lost. All things get lost. Nobody stole them or threw them away. They just disappear… Continue reading

Forward and Reverse

We were two halves of a soul, free before love entwined our destinies. All the stars in the universe know. All the stars in the universe know love entwined our destinies before we… Continue reading