The Assumptions

He touches my heart So close, so familiar, so warm So familiar The bloom is always the best The days that follow Increased by distance His grip loosens The cold takes over Even the warmest breeze freezes Then next comes pretence A way to not hurt and be hurt All that is already played out […]

Our Story

Our meeting My premature fall My green youth swept away Along with the wind I drifted I landed Right in your path of colourful blocks You stopped And picked me up Belonged You admired My texture You awed At my beauty You decided To keep me You opened your favourite maths book And made me […]

Friends and family

There are times when you feel really down, and you can’t stop crying. All the negative thoughts have somehow managed to gather stubbornly in your head, there is no way of getting rid of them. You want to talk to someone about it but you do not have anyone you are comfortable enough to pour […]

My 3-month friend, becoming a nun

She is so pretty, so young and has a loud and contagious laughter. Not to forget her smile. Today is her last day at work, tomorrow she is going off to Bentong, Pahang, to be a nun. Only 27 years old, an architect graduate, she is going to give up everything – her parents and […]

Smack in the middle

Now I understand the curse of being a middle child. You can’t help but have the feeling of being neglected even though you were told otherwise, and the feeling of loneliness even though you’re surrounded by your family members. Also you’ll feel that you’ve been left out even though you’re in a conversation or an […]

Things you do

The things you did but never again, I miss that. The things you do but never before, I hate that. The words you said were never heard again. Maybe I am just stupid enough to not see what you were trying to do, Maybe I have lingered in the past too long. I want to […]