15 Oct 2019

Month: October 2016

Poetry

Whirlwind of Leaves 

People are not the only ones to tell stories; sometimes an old house, a lonely street, a tree, or a smile could say many things. And when the winds of autumn start howling and whirling, the auburn leaves have a tale to tell, and you are the one to listen.

Poetry

Looking For a Promise 

Our lives are driven by promises: big and small, full of hope or forlorn determination. We tend to be so obsessed with them that sometimes we could even ruin our lives. But what this world would look like if we weren’t holding on to what had been promised to us? To what we promise?

Poetry

I Know You Will 

Relationships are often too complicated to be described with a word or two; that’s why the author didn’t have much of a choice but to let the stream of words and emotions flow until it finally took a form. A sentence, a short and powerful message: I know you will!

Poetry

Lost 

We often find ourselves trapped in this world as if against our will; we search for warmth, meaning and self-fulfillment, instead we receive ignorance, deception and lack of understanding. That’s when we start to realize how terribly lost we are…

Poetry

Love Makes Us What We Are 

This poem explores the dual nature of Love; it kills us and at the same time it makes us who we are – brave, childish, innocent, happy and waiting… waiting for a kiss under the summer shades or a game of hide-and-seek during the long and merry nights of our childhood.

Essays

Something Out There 

“And here comes this transcendent presence, this thing that fills us with harmony and joy, yet scary and unknown. It makes us humans in the moments we are no longer such; it breathes instead of us when our lungs are no longer able to inhale; it makes us forgive when our hearts seek out vengeance.”

Essays

A Dream or Two 

Could we stand the tests of life without being able to dream in the darkest of hours? Apparently not, according to the author, who tries to explore our unyielding belief that things will change for the better.