Frenemy – Part I

“Cle, what’s the time now?” asked Jamal. “I don’t know” I answered. “But you have a watch on your wrist so what do you mean you don’t know?” he looked at me in a weird way. “I don’t know because it doesn’t work dummy!” I snapped back at him. He chuckled and threw his dirty … More Frenemy – Part I

Tick Tock…

Ok so, What tick tocks ?   Time they say flies; to abroad or not, no one knows. If time really flies, do we then call it a bird or a fly?   Time in the eyes of many seems short for as long as life treats them bad. Apart from the fact that time … More Tick Tock…

Nostalgie!

Today I thought of when You and I were together. Like a stalk, you were my petal. Like when I made you so happy you forgot how to spell “sad”. Now we keep drifting apart. Believed that you were not the one for me, rather the right one for me. But now loneliness sets in … More Nostalgie!

STRUGGLES

Author- B.Babs Growing up, goodbye mostly meant; see you soon, catch you later, etc. The health worker however thinks it’s a fallacy. Instead of zapping out the pain, it sharpens it. What’s so good about a goodbye? Is it cutting the fun? Or the prospect of departure? What makes a “goodbye” good? To the health … More STRUGGLES

Tickles!

I could journey far north or south just to get you a chrysanthemum. Propose my love to you looking into your aqueous humour.   An asinine; I’m not. Speech is silvern- silence is golden. Choose my words correctly and lay them straight in front of you. Im placeing you on a high pedestal; so brace … More Tickles!

Someday

Author- EL     So I asked Dad; “Why are you tame sometimes?” His reply weirdly puts me to shame. He says; “Someday, you’ll understand ‘me princess’ – with a grin on his cheeks”. Then I begin to wonder, why not now Daddy? His answer seems understandable now.   Sometimes ourdays ooze with smiles- other … More Someday

My Gospel!

Love is blind, and it’s said that, distance lends enchantment to the view. Don’t be obstinate as a mule. Rule or be ruled; Improve on your moves. Sure-footed as a goat, take a stand by your oats. Be subtle as a serpent; brevity in your actions. Up & awake, grind for the pay cheque. Be … More My Gospel!