The deep blue waves roared simultaneously Almost as if they were calling my name As the day came to an end The sunset set fire on the lively waves Coloring orange the vast ocean In glorious perfection What a breathtaking view! I walked along the beach The fresh scent of sea salt Drawing me… Continue reading The Ocean
For the third time The pastor called out for an altar call “Stand and go forward, this might be your last chance.” A gentle voice whispered. Just as she prepared to stand Yet another voice So gentle yet extremely persuasive whispered, “Are you sure you want to do this? You are willing to… Continue reading Who will you live for?
We all live in a world where Everyday women are told Dress like this Make sure your makeup is on point If you’re over 60kgs Get to the gym Words like skinny, light skinned, tall, flawless Set the standard of what beauty should be Not covering acne scars and blemishes With cakes of foundation and… Continue reading Beauty Standards
The first time I met you I was so sure you’d never look my way twice You were tall, confident and all focused But it’s the sparkle in your eye that struck me That’s the moment I knew You were definitely too good for me And my fantasies of you were all I had … Continue reading Mysterious Love
On one cold stormy night A young girl sat on her bed And stared at the hundreds of pills before her Something she’d done for weeks now Burning tears spilled down her face As she blamed herself for everything That had happened To bring her to this point “It’s all my fault” She said… Continue reading Gone Forever
Dear Mum, From the moment you brought me into this world I knew I had someone Who will always take care of me Protect me And be there for me no matter what Your gentle hands held me from my birth Guided me through my first steps Wiped away my tears… Continue reading Mother
Her lonely corner Is the closest thing she has to a friend The only place that feels her fears And knows the taste of her tears The one place where she can be truly herself And not have to wear the mask of her smile Her lonely corner Cares not about dignity or shame… Continue reading Her Lonely Corner