Jitters

Every year since I finished high school, around March and April, I get constantly bothered by an uneasy feeling. I usually get fast and hard thumps on my chest and a troubled tummy. I get anxious, nervous, and fearful that…

Reality

Somebody told me I am just jealous because it’s her you are always talking to. Whenever she’s around I am always being ignored. For you, she is the center of everything. For you, she is always the best. I feel…

The Life of Your Own by Lee

I pity those people who are being pressured to do things in life based on what they saw on social media. You know, these typical posts of your friends travelling, posting extravagant things on posh places, how good looking their…

Detach

I stand in the middle of a field Endless tall greens surround me I feel the cool chill of the wind brush on my face I close my eyes and hear the leaves whisper I have no clue where to…

Drowning

I feel like I am losing you. I feel like Im losing myself too. The thought of me staying just because I couldn’t live without you I couldn’t breathe without you. Struggling between me leaving and me staying. I am…

Tangled Up

I'm tangled up in a dream This suspension of consciousness I can't seem to break free from I can't do anything to resist. I'm tangled up in a dream Where you alight from that bus And I wait for you…

Our Horizon

Hi, have we met before? Maybe not. Maybe not yet. Either you are not yet in the horizon, or you have been just around the corner the whole time but you have not come to take notice of me in…

Girl Meets Boy

There was once a time, not too long ago When she went on her days, without a care in the world. Hurt, scarred, and bruised She vowed never again to let her heart be abused. Then on one of those…
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Artificial

What if the world you’ve known all your life isn’t real? And everything was just a scheme — A movie-like sequence that keeps repeating — A scene full of re-telling, And runs through someone’s directing? I ask you, would you…

In Time

More often than not, all it takes is a string of troubles in our lives to happen first before something significant comes along. We ultimately will get to the best part, the question however is when. Expediting things is rather…

My 5PM Sober Thoughts

This time of the day, specifically on lazy weekends, is when I like to peek outside and gaze at the orange-blended skies ushering the dusk. You know for certain that the Sun is setting gracefully in the western horizon. Not…