dichotomy

A sharp, deep intake of breath, she sits up suddenly, hands seeking heart. It’s beating. It’s alive. Mind racing, life blurs before unfocused eyes, still blinking off sleep that has long since fled. Chaos. Her life is in chaos. Future undecided, unwritten, unforged; left to her to define, decide, decipher. Chaos. Complete and utter chaos. […]

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to the man who broke my heart

You. Didn’t you know? You were supposed to be my first love. Didn’t you know? You were supposed to protect me from tears and heartache. Didn’t you know? You were supposed to model a good example for me. Didn’t you know? You were supposed to love me. Didn’t you know? Didn’t you know? Instead… Instead, […]

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love begets creation

Before there was time, there was a dream. Amongst all that He was planning, He dreamed of her, birthed her in His imagination. Hair painted with ebony and crimson, cascading as though it wanted to run forever. Skin like parchment, a canvas all His own. And the eyes. Oh, yes, the eyes that speak without […]

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through my eyes

As a little girl, I’d believed that all dreams can come true if you just believe enough in them. I wished on as many stars as I could, hoping to scope out the first one every night. As I got older, I believed they can come true if you believed enough to work toward them. […]

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