The eyes that see no more The smile that is conscious The mind that is too focused The grip that is held too tightly Let go Let loose Open up the caged heart Be free
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 […]
The smile, not noticed The smile, forgotten The smile, no longer appreciated The smile, taken for granted The smile, gone Would you sing for me And light my heart up once again I can’t remember The strength that brings tomorrow It must have been your smile Your smile that I love the most
I wish I could draw And if I could draw I would draw you flowers Yellow ones that will brighten your day I would draw you the blue sky A calm one that will ease the wrinkles on your forehead I would draw you my smile The one that will make you smile too I […]
I wish I could turn back time To when I was fine To when I did not have these feelings To when it didn’t hurt To when there’s nothing but clear skies But I cannot I just have to keep on smiling Because I have learnt to cry
All I want to do is smile at you, because you will smile back at me. 🙂
I don’t want be so close to you as I will show you so many faces of mine. I only want to keep smiling to you and you will keep smiling to me in return.
Knowing someone before you hear too much about the person from another can make so much difference when it’s the other way around. Of course the former is always better as you do not have any preconception (personality, character, status, wealth, occupation, ties, connections, materials) of the person from another’s eyes, you know the person’s […]
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 […]
Before getting off the bus, she shouted to me her name. “Ezelina”. I wasn’t sure if I heard it correctly but it sounded like that. She was a sweet and curious native Sabahan. Being in Penang for the first time, probably also her first place in the whole of Peninsula, she saw everything here in […]
“Hi, is anyone sitting there?” I asked. He looked up from his phone, then he smiled. He removed his backpack so I could take the seat by the window. I realised that my ears were heating up. “How could I be that easy!” I thought to myself. He’s a Caucasian. He has short curly brown […]
She smiled to me, and I smiled back. The bus started moving again. I noticed that she had these really pretty Birkenstock sandals, they had flowery patterns, our conversation started from there. Her name was Vanessa and she was from the mainland of Penang. She asked for my age and was really shocked by my […]
To you my dearest, We have yet met But with hope that we would one day So we could stare into each other’s eyes for the first time talking about what was and what had been talking about what is and what will be talking about you and me So we could see each other’s […]
7 Ways to Find Inner (and Real) Happiness When you forget where happiness is.
Share your smile once in a while for the lights are dimmed Show me your smile unhide those sparkling teeth and warm up my heart Give me your smile the one that I would like very much to be kept in my shirt pocket near my heart Yours for mine and mine for yours
If one smile can multiply to more smiles, that’s what makes life worth it.
How does home feel like … I can’t remember. There’s no room for missing, When I can’t remember what to miss. There’s only an image, a memory, a blur Of what home looks like. Through the gate: the Kelisa, the Citroën, the small garden, the windows and the wooden door. Through the wooden door: the […]
My hands, Like the white, Empty. My heart, Like the stars, Scattered. 5AM, Sweating and feeling cold at the same time. Thoughts, Drifting away in the middle of a conversation. Eyes, Not really seeing what’s in front. Ears, Not hearing what is heard. I’m listening to songs, That has all the wrong words. I’m trying […]