LIGHT MY SOUL ON FIRE

LIGHT MY SOUL ON FIRE

She was glowing. Her hair twisted perfectly on the top of her head. The paint brush effortlessly flowed onto the canvas, as if it had been a part of her hand since birth. Have you ever experienced the delight of watching someone create art? Observing them in complete concentration. As if they had been watching [...]

Nana.

Nana.

My grand mother was as wise as an old willow tree. She held many secrets and if you listened closely you could hear the whispers of her soul. She would tell me stories about her youth and the thousand adventures she had lived once upon a time. We would sit on the sofa for hours, drinking [...]

The Key

The Key

I knew you. Your sweet smell at midnight, the way your mind produced thought, the slight birthmark by your left eye, the touch of your soul, and the colour of your imagination. Yes, I was certain to have known you, a deep understanding of your soul. At least, that is what I always thought. You [...]

A Mexican Lullaby

A Mexican Lullaby

I was young, yet the memory feels as if it were just moments ago. The bedtime ritual had begun and my heart was quickly becoming anxious. I kept begging her to let me sleep by her side as I did every night, where I would be safe from harm and darkness. I needed her warmth [...]

The Wise Man

The Wise Man

“We had it all. I had big plans for us and life seemed to be on my side for a while. I think I got carried away in the end… yeah, I did. Uh, looking back now I don't even recognizing the man I use to be. How did I get lost for so long?” [...]