Two Actual Doves

“On the second day of February or March I don’t remember clearly,  my true love gave to me. Two actual doves…” I remember one morning being drawn to a cooing sound at the balcony. I peeped to confirm that indeed there was a dove. It was a welcome sound considering that I needed a pick…

Learning Curves

Fun fact. Through a series of fortunate events my teacher (yes I am in school…the horror!) will be marking my blog. I hear the crickets too so you are not alone. How do I feel about this was the first question in my mind. The thing about all this is, most of my writing has…

The beginning of your lie

You began life knowing you could do much more than you are doing right now. The world was an open field to explore and anything your mind came up with you did. Big curious eyes guided you as you poured the jug of water on the carpet floor. You did not know prim and proper…

I scent you

“I like your new shirt” I will find myself saying every so often, even though you have worn it four or five times. I also like your new haircut. You know? The one you have had for a month? What about the tailor cut suit, new cuff-links and bow-tie you wore when we were at…