Neither Here nor There

Last week, I finally mustered enough courage to ask him out. I blame it on my playlist as Friday I’m in Love by The Cure was on repeat. I prepared what I was going to say. This was my first time to do this so I wanted it to sound right.

Serial Dating

My past relationships would be good material for a sordid television series that features a smart girl who continuously makes mistakes when it comes to the horrid "L" word.

20 seconds

She woke up with a headache and an intense longing to hear his voice. Between being buzzed and the almost carnal need to smoke, she chose to search for a way to find him again. You see, she has already imagined how he would sound like.

Shattered Fragments

I know you’re sad. All of a sudden you found yourself in an unfair situation — collecting all the broken pieces of your soul. I don’t know what is the reason for your unhappiness. Perhaps, people failed you, rejected you,…

4 Years For Nothing

Several months have passed since we “formally” broken up our relationship of 4 years. I am still far from okay. You seem to be happy with him. Sure, I have a stable job. I learned new skills. I made new…

Draft #21

Ayoko nang Makita ka. Ayoko na. Dahil simula ng gabing iyon, Kung saan walang pag-aalinlangan mo akong niyakap, Noon din ang gabing nagpatunay na kailanma’y hindi mo ako makukuhang mahalin. Ayoko nang makita ka. Ayoko na. Dahil nakapapagod din pa…

Veins and Arteries

I studied the nature of human veins. It is a system of blood vessels where the blood flows and it was tasked to transport the blood back to our hearts. Then I remember you. You are not the veins; however,…

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Unconditional Love

Unconditional Love     Close your eyes unclog your mind now think of a face who makes you smile the most. you need to spend more time with this person, without much deliberation.   Sheena Dutta