Tag: sad

“What took you so long?”

“What took you so long?”, was not the way it should’ve been. Instead, we had our lives end only to start over again.   No more midnight rendezvous, pillow talks, or morning company. I’ve never felt this lonely without you beside me.   “I’m sorry”, won’t cut it. It’s been 10 years and three months…

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Memorial Day

Fallen has he and she— ideals for all to be free. Giving their lives for a country to let society take a knee and claim inequality— because it’s a social media frenzy. Maybe they can’t they see, the spirits of he and she, helping them up because they are free.   Those who do take…

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The Orchid

  Not all flowers grab my attention like the orchid. Their purples, whites, and yellows; all so innocent. They remind me of my grandfather’s bratty smile. It takes me back to when I was a child.   I was the first of his grandchildren. All eight of us would climb all over him. When he…

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A rock and I

Mourning dew saturates your stone, silhouetted memories buried within me. Birds try to sing harmonic psalms, only silent scores reach our ears. It’s difficult to say the right words now when it was easy to say the wrong ones. Here I am, talking to a rock. Shows how desperate I am to talk to you,…

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