Daily Archives: April 1, 2012

Drawing first blood

i wished to disappear and thus wipe the stain. Why wasn’t i allowed to faint and plead away from this- mess, blood and gore. Wasn’t i too young to go through this slippery, painful path? Why didn’t i have a … Continue reading

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Bitter Chocolate

Love and devotion- it’s a candi(e)d emotion; a one-act play- complete with falsetto tones and staccato faces. The script’s rigid: sway and you’ll be swapped for a better player on a better day. D(r)ip and d(r)own this saccharine sweet love; … Continue reading

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Eye Candy

We were playing hide and seek, squeals of boyish laughter and shrieks of girlish delight piercing the air, almost setting the books atumble as i chased him around the shelves, orange-red bag, grimy tee, shiny cheeks and all, using the … Continue reading

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Babes’ day out

Sun down and all around, slivers in the salty air of light and sound and laughter for keeps. We sat there, prim as roses and passed views awild on all things, pebbles and pieces, boulders and basics. Nimble as the … Continue reading

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Body Language

i frantically paint myself opaque even as my eyes light up transparent. i determinedly close myself up even as my legs stray apart. i swear not even to dream and stay awake in a conscious dark dream. i want not to bind myself … Continue reading

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