The Veil

Stuck in a whirlwind of memories and nostalgia she noticed the world continued to move forward without her. Wherever she went, she wore her grief as a veil sometimes it was so thick that she couldn’t see past it. She knew her grief would come in waves and when the veil was transparent, she noticed…

Things that lurk beneath the surface.

I find it quite fascinating what hides between our words, our concerns…What lurks beneath the surface of that mask we wear everyday…Is it fear, kindness, hatred, a certain grudge, grief or despair? Are we just passing time trying not to miss the people who have left us? Are we all just trying to survive the…

300 Followers Milestone

Dear followers, Thank you for making this happen. I wouldn’t have made it this far without your love and support. I’m so lucky to know you all. Thank you for everything♥ xoxox ©ZeinaA.G

Shattered-Short Story part 1

Shattered. We’ve driven by this place a few times; the windows are now all shattered which just confirms to me that it’s vacant. I’ve been in town for twenty-four hours and there’s an itch for me to return. As if it’s calling me begging me to walk inside, I promised I would never step there…

I’ll Be There…

When it feels like you can’t take another step forward I’ll be there. I’ll be there when your heart feels empty and estranged. I’ll be there even when you don’t sense me. When you’re facing your darkest nights I’m still right there with you each step of the way. Even when you can’t see me…

The Struggle

I’m struggling to learn that you can’t really save the ones you love from making mistakes. You can’t protect them and shield them from life. It terrifies me and shreds my heart into pieces that I can’t prevent a lot from happening. However, I’m certain that I can only show my loved ones unconditional love and…

The Castle

She stared at me with wondrous brown eyes waiting for me to say any word or make a move. When I smiled she hopped and ran in excitement reciting a song to herself. How precious is it to be uplifted from one tiny gesture?  She twirled in circles and giggled wholeheartedly when she lost her balance. I…

Value of Words

One positive word can build a staircase to an entirely new world of hope and beauty. It can make you soar towards your dreams, while one hurtful word could repeat in your head for years. One deceitful word from someone you trust can cause a lot of harm. It’s discouraging to feel that this tiny word…