Monthly Archives: May 2015

On one side of her mind

On one side of her mind, its like a wide dish, made of wood, the kind that one hardly sees in this city. Maybe that’s a good thing. On that dish all the thoughts dance with strands and worms and … Continue reading

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Where do all the lost shawls go?

I come from a shawl culture. Hey, in retrospect, everyone does really 🙂 the first one was cream-y with little blue and red flowers,  for the girl who was nine, almost ten. then  a lot of colourless shapeless, very practical … Continue reading

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The Boat People ;'(

The Boat People ‪Rohingya,‬ ‪Bangladeshi Migrants‬ And many others unnamed, unknown. Doesn’t it just break your heart? And how their hearts have become dust all over and over again Nothing I say or write could ever be much how we … Continue reading

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Boiling Sludge

So this is the depths I’ve sunk to. So low. So grime-y. I bathe in mud. I eat it. I roll in it. I’d swear by it. “YOU THERE-ERE-ERE-R-R” ouch. “YOU SLIME WORM-ORM-OR” yowzaaeeoo!! whose shouting? “y’see, its not what … Continue reading

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Scribbles

“It won’t be long before they yell at me Tell me Get out you pretender. You liar. You pathetic one. How dare you try to be in a place that wasn’t yours at all?… They will scream at the waste … Continue reading

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The Evening

There is a promise in the air just at sunset, in the piles and piles of coils of smoke, from the days burning- so thick, you can almost feel little black particles in the air you breathe in- there is … Continue reading

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