the ugly writers

Poetry

I want to be a poet. But it seems poetry does not want me as her writer. I put my pen on the tattered paper of love, yet no words bleed — no words of affection and forgiveness exploit. It…
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Read My Mind

We are out on a date you set up, and I am here wondering, why do you have to tell me how pretty the woman in the other table. I don’t like this feeling. But I’m left to smile and…

Let You Go

I never walked out in your life I just stopped watching you live. I think it’s better to leave you unattended because whenever I am around with you, nothing turns to be right. If ever one day you’ll ask me…

Rhum and Coffee

​She can be rhum and coffee IntoxicatingRiveting She makes you feel alive,And in the brink of death She is rhum and coffeeThe darknessThe voidMy depressant She’s my rhum and coffeeMy 4am.My own little worldThe anti-depressant. She is my rhum as…
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Sleeping with eyes wide open

​I ruined a good thing Why am I not surprised? I am used to getting sleepless waiting for your messages– when I get lucky, your voiceNow I am just sleepless –  staring at your inbox– but don’t have the guts,…
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Room 708

You are a lover that I need to visit once in a while. And funny how we are so sweet, I don’t get late with our every date. You made me fall in love with myself and just like any…

HE

He’s a very attractive guy. He’s tall and lean. He’s the kind of guy who goes out and party all night. He’s the easy go lucky type. He can get any girl he wants. He has lots of friends who…

Candle Lighting

i’m gonna light a candle to our memories like a love one passed away. i’m gonna say a little prayer hoping one day i will be free from the pangs of yesterday. coz to be honest, i still love you……

LSS

Your IG posts – about you, wrapping her next to you- I wish I was her like an ice cream melting around your arms. Your texts are still in my inbox like souvenir items being kept. And you are still…

Wee Hours

Why do we love to think during wee hours of a person who never cared to miss us? Why as if it’s the most natural thing to ever happen? To wake up on the same time, for the same reason…
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What remains…

What remains in us is a feeling of peace knowing we’ve not hurt each other by being together. What remains in us is a good memory of two people wanting to love each other but couldn’t be together.  What remains…