The Past

I’ve packed the past away, Because I can no longer pretend to be tough and strong. I’ve packed the past away, Because I’ve found somewhere new within me, Where I can process what happened. I’ve found a place where I can breathe freely,And listen carefully to my feelings. A safe place where I can be…

World Building.

Inspired by Neil Gaiman’s Masterclass. That world you’re building, does it tell stories of sadness and heartbreak?Does it tell a mystery story or science fiction?How many parts of yourself will you include in this world?How many moments from your life will you include? And from how many points of view?Will you tell stories that you’ve…

Transparency

Her heart ached and raced from the thought of another loss nearing. The thick veil, which shaded her heart, began disappearing. She learned how fragile and bold she could be within seconds. She learned a lesson in transparency and being true to herself. Transparency means showing sides of herself she never knew existed. It meant…

Something Real and Raw.

Loneliness is real and I’ve been struggling with it a lot in the past year. The sensation has increased in the past three months because all of a sudden a lot seemed to have changed. I don’t know if I’ll be able to explain it but I’ll try my best. It’s when life hits you…

Fear

Fear: It froze her,Made her overthink,Turned her into a tight knot, But with just one deep breath,The knot began to untangle,And somehow she knew,She was few more deep breaths away from freedom. ©ZeinaA.G

This is all Temporary.

Sometimes the people around you will mock you when you try to explain that someday everything you’re going through will fit perfectly into your life like a puzzle. You get ridiculed for having ambitions but don’t worry because deep down you know that this is all temporary. Deep down you know that you’re following your…

Distance

She never noticed that she was suffocating until she distanced herself from the world. She created a little space for herself to get away, and while she was there she enjoyed the ability to talk without getting interrupted. She craved a chance to think objectively without being put down. A chance to discover who should…