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…

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

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…

The Mask

Don’t wear a mask and hide the pain. Let it out and don’t muffle that voice Let it all out uncensored and raw. Let it all out so it won’t haunt you when you think it’s gone. Take off your mask you’ve got nothing to lose. Take off your mask because you have only one…

Crossroads.

There are so many things in this world you can’t comprehend. You go through so many failed detours in life and it makes you feel damaged multiple times. The damaged layers are so hollow that you begin to wonder if there is a limit to the amount of ache, your heart could endure. You would…

Pause (My 100th post)

Dear Readers, I just wanted to thank you all for your love and support. I opened this blog during a difficult time in my life and I never thought it would get this far.                           This blog wouldn’t have reached 100 posts if…

The Wave

They told her to ride the waves but she was too afraid to so she grabbed onto whatever she could see. She sensed the sinking. She sensed the cargo on her shoulders become tighter as she went lower. She screamed to no avail, she un-clenched some of the overbearing load she’d been carrying. They made…

Hold on

Hold on even if it’s only to one word, even if it’s only to one sentence. Hold on even if it’s only for one dream. Hold on through the trials and tribulations, give it all you’ve got. Hold on because if you don’t your forgotten ambitions will return to haunt you. Hold on even if…