Goosebumps.

While searching through old photos at my grandma’s today I found this photo of my late aunt. It’s the first time I’ve seen it. I think it was taken while she was performing onstage. I love it so much. There’s some kind of power in it that I can’t really explain. So happy I found…

Birthday in Heaven.

After all these years it’s still hard to write about this but I know my heart and soul is affected by this deep grief right around this time each year for a reason. It’s my late aunt’s birthday month, the first person who provided a safe place for me to dream big and my first…

Walk Away.

How can I find myself if my emotions are too much for you and you’re talking to me just to be judgmental?How can I find myself if you’re in my life just waiting for me to fall?How can I find my self worth if you’re always putting me down?If my grieving heart is too much…

One Breath At A Time.

She knew there would come a time in her life where she’d wonder if this storm will ever pass. So she set an intention to take it one step at a time and when her steps seemed too overwhelming she promised to take it one breath at a time. ZeinaA.G

Three Years in Heaven.

Some may think we said our goodbyes three years ago and that was it … But in my eyes the life we knew suddenly stopped. It wasn’t just one wave of change that hit us and that was it. It was more like several waves that erased all the traces of the life we’d been…

Drowning

I see you drowning,But I can’t help until you reach out your arm,So I can pull you up. ©ZeinaA.G

Second Chances

I’ve forced myself to forget how many candles I’ve lit in your favor. Sometimes I wonder if all the prayers and wishes for your well being went to waste. Your struggles were so overwhelming that I wonder if I could pick all the broken pieces you left. Or even glue everything back together, but it’s…

They left

They left this world with their eyes closed,And opened them in a serene place. A place where they could watch us grow,And send us subtle signs when life becomes hard to bare. ©ZeinaA.G

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…