Monthly Archives: October 2012

Taliban = Intolerance = You and me.

Malala is a young girl, only fourteen years old and she had been blogging and raising her voice against the Taliban. Taliban struck back and brazenly boarded her school bus and shot her. Malala is alive, but just barely. Who … Continue reading

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Tempest within.

The wrath carried by dark clouds, sound of thunder as they battle, drops of rain hurtle toward earth, like blood from open wound, this is the storm i hold within. The tempest seeks to sweep me away, the forceful gale … Continue reading

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Ghost

That wasn’t her, it can’t be laid her to rest moons ago, hands stained crimson, she died violently. Left home, moved far away, changed my name, live life a new way. Yet, saw her at work, noticed her at the … Continue reading

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Storm country.

He toiled, he labored beads rolled down his dark tresses. sinews strained, sun darkened his skin… he built his house, brick by brick… As he put up his white picket fence, a flash of light, he gazed at the horizon, … Continue reading

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Road to nowhere

The road to nowhere winds and twists, lined with palms, atop a steep cliff. The view is stellar, vibrant and alive, fresh ocean spray in the air on this road to nowhere. In contrast, the road to my goals is … Continue reading

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It felt like you were here…

In the calm and silence of the night, i felt a whiff of you, the leaves stirred just a bit as if someone had passed by. I smelt your scent strong and clear, i heard what seemed like your steps … Continue reading

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Amanda Todd – Where were the parents?

Earlier today I was home for lunch and after my meal i was flicking through my Facebook news feed. A friend had posted a R.I.P message with a video link titled Amanda Todd. I clicked on it and began watching … Continue reading

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