To Be Free

Halima looked through the window,across the field towards the fence behind which promised the freedom she had itched for for a long while. She went to the door at the opposite end of the room and placed her ears on its steel. No sound. No one passing. Quickly she ran back to the window and …

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That Song

Does anyone know that song?!That melody that hushes anger to halcyon  Bringing with it the desperation to forgive  And melting the icy grudges we harbor against one another  Without thinking I would learn the notes  To that song that brings happiness to the children homeless  To the little ones that scavenge because more money is …

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When Silence Speaks

  The only light that floated across Hakeem's room was that from a lamp on a table nearby and from the hallway, broken into different directions by the figure standing at the door. Hakeem stared at his likely harbinger of death point a gun at him. He wasn't fazed by this. He sat on his …

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BROKEN

What happened to us What happened to our near perfect nature What happened to being higher animals Slowly we are drifting to a chaotic co-existence Drifting to the natural order of disorder we once escaped Many speak only with their eyes Because their lips are too heavy to speak of their torment in life Learning …

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GRACE FOUND ME!

I once found myself in troubled water Troubling even more was that I was ignorant and I didn't falter I ventured as I pleased, it was my ship I had indulged worse, why then should my heart skip? From the starry night came a huge wave out of the blue So sudden, so quick, but …

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