In the face of the setting sun,
not too far from the fiery ocean,
I hear a laugh I know so well
was it really there? No one could tell.
Turning a little,
I see a boy
chasing a dog,
face etched with joy.
To ease my mind
I walk some more
Smelling the scent of love
that was there no more.
Then do I remember, Continue reading “Phantoms”
I used to think that man’s greatest enemy is time.
With so many dreams and bullets on my bucket list, I often have doubts whether I could even finish half of that list. And most of them are really time-sensitive because I don’t think anyone can be the young female protagonist in a play if she’s already forty years old.
Even so, I have come to realize that time isn’t the real enemy after all. Time isn’t the one who judges me. Continue reading “Mind: Man’s Greatest Enemy?”
As midnight tiptoes across the sky
I stop and think of you and I,
I see the dark blue of my darkness,
and the white and for your light and openness. Continue reading “You and I”
I never really knew exactly what drove me to be courageous and sing. And until now, I still don’t.
When I auditioned for the Malateans’ Got Talent, I never dared to hope to make it to the finals because I was just so happy that I even got to sing in front of teachers and a few students. To think that me: a totally shy, fearful, passive girl was suddenly daring to compete. I didn’t think I’d be in the finals. Continue reading “Life Lessons I Gained From Winning For the First Time”
The music starts…
yet my heart is stuck
The lights are lit
but I don’t sit
the conditioned air
in the artist’s lair.
I take a step
hoping that I kept, Continue reading “Emotionless Singers”
Until now, I can’t believe that I have finally gathered the courage to Continue reading “I Can’t Believe I Did It!”
What is it that is neither a lie
nor a truth that will never die? Continue reading “Dear Secrets”
Sorry for the long wait for this part two but I actually forgot about this until I was deleting out some stuff, saw it and suddenly I was like: uh oh.
Anyway, for those who would like to see the first part, here’s the link: Field Trip Part I.
I have mixed feelings about mud now.
I’ve always thought that it would be the grossest thing I will ever have to endure, but once Continue reading “Field Trip: Part II”