I am building a home where the floors are made up of strength that creaks with courage in each step that walks all over it, where the walls are created with confidence and comfort. where the roof roars with security and forgiveness; it protects me from the tsunami tides but decides the sun should stillContinue reading “Home”

My Daughter’s Inheritance

my daughter’s soul will be made up of bedtime stories, colorful mosaics, and lemon drops. there will be flowers growing from her skin and ferocious fight in her blood. i will tell her how the constellations in the night sky mimic the freckles on her cheeks, just the way mine do i will remind herContinue reading “My Daughter’s Inheritance”

a modern love story

you told me I was your sunset because I laughed in shades of lilac and magenta and my smile held specks of stolen sunlight   the scent of mahogany teakwood cologne whispered comfort, filled my lungs, and pulled me in a warm embrace   we danced on the green grass blades as we watched theContinue reading “a modern love story”

Black and White’s Love

without warning, the monotone sky gushes down and entangles me with its dreariness. it’s not an ugly sight but more so just heartbreaking. dull and lifeless. but the more i pay attention to my surroundings during this dreadfulness, the more i adapt and find beauty within. the grey, windy, rainy days resonate well with me.Continue reading “Black and White’s Love”