A heartfelt encounter

She locked your eyes into an intense stare; an expressionless, faceless stare that captivated you. You could not look away, even though your heartbeats sped in what resembled fear and your instincts begged you to turn around and run. She smiled; a slender, unreadable smile that mesmerized you and made you tilt your head in …

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Ruthless epiphanies

I swallowed a pill that took me nowhere, I followed a path that did not end. I prayed to Gods that have no ears, And pretended that mountains could bend. With failure after failure, Epiphanies tore me apart. My sanity lingers with death and magic, Leaving a carcass of what was once a heart. I …

She wants

She wants to play with fire. She wants to feel it's heat hover dangerously close to her skin, to have her heartbeats race in anticipation of risks and consequences.  She wants to dance on the edge and is willing to take a fall. She will not mind the scars it leaves behind, she will not …

A promise

   "I promise," he whispered. "I promise." We stood miles apart, but I heard him; I heard him promise. The ocean between us was impossible to cross until that moment. The power of those two words manifested itself in the form of a bridge; strong, illuminated and with luscious blossoms on each side. It started …

Of tomorrow…

    The road ahead is my sunset; Spectacular, yet calm and confident. Echoing the pangs of a tumultuous day; Of a rainy morning, Of a cloudy afternoon, Of the stormy night before. Reminiscing on windy struggles with self; Scarred by hail and debris from hurricanes long passed. But the sunset; the horizon, is now …