Missing Feeling

It’s like a wave that never reaches the shore. Arms outstretched, reaching for something that gets further away with each day and no matter how hard you reach to grab hold of it, it still gets further away. Like the mirage seen in a desert on a very hot day, which seems to move away…

Passing trees

Things tend to look impossible to focus on depending on what angle we are looking at them. Watching the trees move as he laid in the coach, he realised that from a certain angle, it looked as if everything flashed by fast. The trees did not look singular but appeared to be a clutter of…

Growth

What do you hear in the darkness? Do you like the way your heart beats? Or does the loneliness and the thought that this is it scare you? Is listening to your mind scary because you’re afraid of your thoughts? Is it thoughts we fear or the fear of not fearing that we really fear?…

My love

I remember watching you sleep the other day and the only thing i could think of was how peaceful you looked. You looked like nothing in the world mattered. At that precise moment of you sleeping, i swear i envisioned a moment twenty years in time when i would be watching you sleep but that…

I can’t…smile

Walking down the 7 foot wide corridor of the same school she had been in for the last eleven years, it felt tedious. As this thought developed more and more inside her head with each second being a realisation of how still her life had become, she stood stagnant right in the middle. Her thoughts…

Human or cat? Curiosity killed who?

If curiosity killed the cat, cora was doomed to die more times than you could count. Fortunately for her, that was just a metaphor and though curiosity pulsed through her twelve year old veins, she was no cat – and therefore she was safe from the inevitable death of a quizzical mind-or so she thought….

My young soulful gone friend

I made a friend about 10 years ago. She was a bright young soul. Her laugh was the first thing i noticed when i walked into a random class of students who were a year behind me. She was so embarrassed when she found me staring at her with my prefects’ tie illuminating the room…