Perfect World

by Devina In a perfect world, we would’ve been together. Arm in arm, staring at some magnificent beauty, Discussing how life Joker and we Harley Quinn. Seduced by his sweet words and promises, Turned into a lunatic in the name of love. Sitting under the stars, cold night and thick blanket, Homemade pies and bottles…

Chained to Love

  She felt hurt, broken – as if the mirror that carried her reflection had fallen, scattering into a thousand pieces. It was the first time she felt truly crushed – as if the ‘others’ didn’t do their jobs to prepare her for the ache her heart feels. How could one become so vulnerable at…

Daily Suicide

Sometimes you feel this drive. This unwanted force so loud and wild in you. Like a small fire that refuses to die down. And you wonder if this is the real you, if this is a desire you’ve held in for so long that finally wants to burst out. A voice that’s been told to…

An Open Letter to the Givers

I know you exist. Yes, you out there, you who always make time for people. You who always make sure everyone is alright. You who always sit down to listen to those who don’t care that you actually have your own pain. I hope you know how I admire your strength, your courage in looking…

Drops of True Love

by Devina Her white hair tracing her forgotten youth, She stands there, strong and unmoved, Praying for more courage and determination, Trying hard to hold back pride. She used to hold me in her arms decades ago, Little me, clutching onto her dress so tight, Leaning on her strength and wisdom, Shamelessly, a child always…