A Glimpse into My Journey

One step at a time.

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A piece of cake

Don’t just stare at me in admiration. I can already hear your salivation. Nothing wrong with having a treat. Happiness is what you need. One sweet bite is all it takes. Please, … Continue reading

September 5, 2016 · 9 Comments

Things I appreciate more after traveling

Here are a few things I always appreciate more after I return from a trip, vacation, or living somewhere away from home.  Let me know if you can relate or if … Continue reading

August 29, 2016 · 8 Comments

5 Reasons I Miss College

The Poetry of List-Making 1) Freedom Living close to campus meant zero curfews. Could go home at midnight if my heart wanted to. 2) Diversity Hardly do I ever see the … Continue reading

August 18, 2016 · 12 Comments

Life’s luxuries

Money cannot buy life’s two greatest luxuries: health and happiness. (But it can buy mangoes. 😉)

August 9, 2016 · 15 Comments

That’ll be a no.

Stubborn You ask.  I don’t say. 🤐 You want me to go.  I stay. 🙃 You place an order.  I walk away. 🚶 You beg me to laugh.  My smile fades. 😐   “Tell me a secret.” … Continue reading

August 7, 2016 · 4 Comments

H-eye-ku (haiku)

If the world was blind, what looks would our eyes feast on? Would our vision change?

July 20, 2016 · 2 Comments

Forbidden fate

I’ve always laid my eyes on you, ever since third grade in school. Your lame jokes, impeccable eyes, flawless smile, stole my heart for more than just a while.   You … Continue reading

July 7, 2016 · 2 Comments

A never-ending battery

First grade was when our innocent, beaming eyes met. From that moment we confessed to each other every secret, not a single regret.   We watched each other grow into witty, warmhearted souls. For … Continue reading

July 5, 2016 · 4 Comments

Tourist in my favorite city

I swing my long, messy ponytail back and forth. Hastily pull out my phone as swiftly as the wind rushes by. The gusty wind caresses my pink, flushed cheeks. Flushed from … Continue reading

June 30, 2016 · 11 Comments

Swallow the emptiness

Empty So much time, yet so little. Doing so much, but still not enough. My mind is a machine, thinking, but only about the same stuff.   I brave the … Continue reading

June 23, 2016 · 6 Comments