A New Year.

Originally posted on Poems & People:
Ere that new sun inflames the horizon,fore this eon departs here and now,I will, at helm of my soul mast mizzenI resolve never to kneel nor bow.For I am the keeper of my own gates,I am He who divines no sweet heaven,I will thus never to poison the fatesof my…

Inside Her Mind

“The worst part about growing up is that the people around you grow older too. One by one they slowly leave and live their own lives and you’re left with childhood memories that seem like a dream. You wake up one day and realize that the kids you played tag with aren’t kids anymore, that…

Stale Milk

Finals are over, the dorms have cleared, and I am home. “HOME”, it sounds so beautiful. My arrival even more so. After the Black Friday shopping spree my family and I had ventured on I didn’t think my parents would shower me with gifts, or even go to the trouble of getting something for what…

Black Friday Fashion Haul- Part 1

This Thanksgiving was definitely a thankful one. My family and I have only started celebrating traditional Thanksgivings recently (around my high school years). Basting turkeys, spicing gravies, and preparing stuffing are still new crafts to my parents. It also doesn’t help that Thanksgiving hasn’t really been Thanksgiving these last two years due to unexpected family…

The Word by Ayesha Salman

The Word                                         An explosion – The eruption of words. Lurking behind me Ready to pounce. Rising whirlpools, White vacuum of thought Living beyond me Unlike what I meant. Under my pillow Shredding the night. Ripe…

Sunshine Blogger Award: My first award?

I’ve been selected as a recipient of the Sunshine Blogger Award! (This is my first award as a blogger). Much appreciation to Christine from Beyoutiful Hope for the nomination! It is good to know a friend believes I can inspire others. Hopefully, my words can really bring change to someone’s heart. “Sunshine Award is an…