Reflections

I have to be quiet because this might not make sense. The words I have are attempting a transgression to my spirit. Yet it is such a sweet transgression, it is actually necessary and vital. I bite my lip and I cannot keep this secret to myself anymore. I cannot hold this truth in any …

If I were a man: 

If I were a man fewer people would wonder why I still am unmarried. If I were a man fewer people would feel perplexed by my decisions.  I would be congratulated for my hard work and my serious attitude regarding my goals. My academic and professional achievements would matter and would have more value. I …

Gratitude Note 

A random set of events inspired me today and made me wonder, are we really cursed or are we covertly blessed? To my cognitive surprise: I am beyond blessed tonight. First thing that comes to mind is the immense love surrounding me, and there he is pulling me ever closer to the truth. I am …

Try Human

I press my palm on a dream and I turn the world off to hear its heartbeat. It is still alive tonight, as it was lifetimes ago. It doesn't age and it doesn't stop, it flows and extends its limbs as far as we want it to. It dances with our shadows and shelters our …

Mist and Mystery 

my hair catches a spark and it flares like weaves and waves of fire. My eyes grow wider and I see everything, I see everyone and I am everywhere. Time stops for me and I pounce forward, I run with it.