The Heart Consumed by Grief

  She recall seeing him observe her in the crowd, Confirmed by the corners of her eyes which failed not to viciously admire him in return. So why didn’t he respond when she made that first move that required a month’s courage? Why was she the only one meant for shame’s painful whip? She agonized over it…

Wakanda: A Hopeful Excitement that Faded like a Dream

Thirty minutes ago, I saw the credits run down the big screen, and I suddenly felt an emptiness. The lights came on and my sister and I walked out of the theater with immense excitement as we began analyzing and scrutinizing every scene that blew our minds away. This was a historically significant moment because…

The Devil’s Girl

Some nights the cruel ceiling condemns you, Mocking your choices and where you’re at, Not here, not there where you wish To be strong takes courage and guts You don’t have, for you are sleeping with the devil And you’re too scared to walk away. He beats you, hurts you, pins you down With empty…

Pour Moi

She was weak, and I could not miss her any less. She stood like a well polished Barbie doll, so much faith In her beauty, her virtue, her nonexistent strength to Survive the blast that hit her few years back. She had no fear when it came to embracing one Horrible mistake of misplacing trust,…

I can afford to miss you

  It’s probably not about affording to say goodbye But about completely deleting you from my life Like those parasitic habits that eat up your personalities I want to rid you and pretend to miss you But I shall lie if I say I would  By Daniella

A Crush Innocently Hidden and Branded Untouchable

  She liked him but couldn’t muster the courage to admit her feelings of him Especially not to ‘the other’ whose heart smiled at the mention of his name It started as an innocent hidden crush expressed to not a soul but her diary One which found comfort within other secrets she entrusted within the pages of the book…