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…

A Child’s Heart-Short Story

I’ve been submitting this short story for contests for years now and it never won anything. I think it’s time to share it here and see what everyone thinks. Hope you like it! ♥ A Child’s Heart. With one loud “Bam” a life ended, her soul was setting off with the wind, as she caught…

Peace

“Nobody is going to be your hero,” keeps echoing through your mind as you recall your misfortunes. You look around you and see everyone matching, nobody talks about their feelings they are on auto-pilot. During moments of weakness, it makes you wonder if you should change to match your surroundings. It can feel like you…

200 Followers milestone

Dear followers, Thank you for making this happen. I wouldn’t have made it this far without your love and support. I also just opened a Facebook page.  If you have an account there join me: https://www.facebook.com/WritingwithanOpenHeart/ Thank you for everything♥ xoxox ©ZeinaA.G

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…

Meet my Birds♥(Updated)

  Hi everyone, I’d like to introduce you to my birds. They are my little monkeys,  and a complete joy to have around. They also do the weirdest things that make me laugh. Our afternoon routine is coming out of the cage for an hour each. I’ve taught the budgies to come out of the…

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…

Hold My Hand

Hold my fragile hand for a little while and don’t hover over me just because I’m small. Crouch down to my level and don’t be mad if my hug pushes you to the floor it just means I love you. Hold my fragile hand and I’ll show you all the signs you ignore throughout your day….