We are all survivors, Of pain, Gifted by others As well as ourselves. Pain that makes us flinch, Pain we remember for years. We are all survivors, Of injustice, Of when we were shunned What we truly deserved. Injustice that pushed us back, Injustice that roars within us. We are all survivors, Of hate, Sometimes [...]

The Biggest Joke

Big pranksters, We proudly think of ourselves, Until the biggest joke Of the universe on us! Making us do What we swore we would never, Making us become What we dreamt of never. Bending us Till we thought we would break, Pushing us Till there were no boundaries left. The only consolation In this fair [...]

The Pain of Waiting

Of all the hardships a person had to face, none was more punishing than the simple act of waiting. -- Khaled Hosseini, A Thousand Splendid Suns Ask anyone who has waited and waited and waited. Irrespective of where they come from or what they have wanted, they will all equate waiting with one thing -- [...]

Hurting Someone

What's the worst that could come out of hurting someone? They would never talk to you? They would never do anything for you later? They would never think of you in the same way again? No, that is not certainly it. The worst thing would be when you get hurt yourself too. At times, even more [...]