Poem: Breathe

Breathe Close your eyes and hear yourself inhale It is the sound of your soul absorbing power Open your eyes and watch yourself exhale It is the sound of your soul exuding tire Breathe in again, let your thoughts gush forth Take your time, notice how your mind lets you sort Breathe out once more,…

Poem: Untitled

Untitled It starts with a headache, ends with pain You know this because hurt transits through your brain Each nerve, each cell now flicking due to strain Regardless of what you do, it continues to drain Your power, your strength and all that you hold dear Perhaps it was the curse that caused all this…

Forgive Yourself

It takes a strong person to forgive If I asked you to interpret what the above meant, how many of you would actually tell me that ‘you must forgive others’ or that ‘not everyone can forgive others’. What’s the common interpretation? Ah, yes, ‘forgiving OTHERS’. Let me tell you that, that interpretation is WRONG! ABSOLUTELY…

Poem: Let it Out

Let it Out Wait, Stop, Scream out loud Why is it that we often don’t let it out aloud? Let the neighbors hear, let your family hear You shouldn’t be obliged to feel the bare Smash the plate across the room Let the air swing in, zoom! Bat the ball against the wall Throw an egg…

Poem: Rain

Rain Water droplets fall out of the sky People of the earth, all wonder why Some stand to adore it, some begin to hide Water droplets continue to fall, regardless of our stride For some, it takes away their pain For some, it adds onto their grain For some, it relieves tears For some, it…

Poem: Peeking Into The Past

Peeking Into The Past I was once told that nothing lasts forever But they were wrong, now that I remember Wounds of the past never permanently go away For the wound heals but the memories always stay You try so hard to make yourself forget But what you achieve is simply more regret Reliving each…

Short Poems

Haunted Memories I close my eyes and I hear your name Together with that, the associated pain Years have passed by but I still feel the same Your voice still echos whenever it rains It All Feels Right The sun shines brightly and the clouds float white All of a sudden, it all feels right The…

Festive December: Joy, Peace & Love!

So it’s the festive season and different places celebrate it a bit differently; while the theme remains – spreading love ❤ I personally love the month of December for various reasons. Interestingly enough, my celebration starts off on the 1st where the ritual is to decorate and set up the tree! As the days progress,…

Poem: Silent Prayer

Silent Prayer You come home one day only to realize you’ve had enough Enough of work, enough of school, enough of love Then you start to wonder how it all went astray? The excitement you once had hearing their laughter from far away The rain smashes the window as you struggle to close it Thunder continues…

Chocolate (& Food) Melts My Heart ❤

I closed my eyes as I popped another Ferrero Rocher into my mouth. I could feel outer wafer covering crack and chocolate ooze out onto my tongue. The chocolate melted within seconds as the hazelnut was gently crushed by my teeth, each crush living the moment of pure bliss. My sister popped open the jar…

Timely Matters

You have to make time to have time. Everyday has 24 hours in it; no second more, no second less. How you use that 24 hours depends entirely on you. There are times when we get caught up so much that at the end of the day you wonder where your time went! Time is…

Console Yourself

It is often said that salty water is the cure to one’s sadness ~ whether it be in form of tears, the sea or sweat Have you ever felt so drained that you had no energy to get back up? Have you ever felt the urge to strive forward only to find yourself fall backwards?…