Here and There

This is something I wrote back in 2007 when I was adjusting to college and being on my own for the first time. As graduation season concludes, I feel the following poem is only appropriate. Going off to college means being surrounded by an unfamiliar environment that is filled with so much potential. It meansContinue reading “Here and There”

Life is but a waterfall

Sometimes there are no words to describe your thoughts because they are a jumbled up mess. Sometimes curve balls get thrown your way, and you can’t dodge them. Sometimes you feel so lost that there is no way of finding your way back. Then, from out of nowhere, there is a tiny ray of lightContinue reading “Life is but a waterfall”

Is it “Day and Night” or ‘Night and Day”?

  To the Sun and the Moon, The light escapes me. Sunlight. Moonlight. Which one comes first? Why do we belong with the Day and not the Night? Nocturnal owl, Who’s to say we can’t live in your world? Who’s to say we don’t quite fit in? With those big glowing eyes, you can seeContinue reading “Is it “Day and Night” or ‘Night and Day”?”

Monday Reflections: Time

Time does not yield, much less stop. It’s always moving It’s always passing. Time isn’t something we can hold onto. It isn’t tangible. It isn’t reversible. Time doesn’t tell us how much we’ve been given. It could be today or tomorrow. It could be years from now. Time is a mystery so we should liveContinue reading “Monday Reflections: Time”

Monday Reflections: Life’s Deal

Sometimes we win at poker and sometimes we don’t. We can’t expect to always be dealt a good hand of cards. When the chips are down, it feels hard to go on. This is why I have my smiling poker face. Smile girl smile Though the world hits you hard Smile girl smile Though theContinue reading “Monday Reflections: Life’s Deal”