The Anger of Her Suppressed Sadness

She questions why her place of serenity injects her with sadness yet joy at the same time. The sudden slap of every sorrow that’s been nesting in her occurs when she’s there, sitting at a familiar desk – maybe it’s the familiarity. The voices whispered, “they don’t love you”, as they alluded her little worth, the […]

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Till Time

Night came, the thoughts decided to join in. It was inevitable, the nights she spent alone, were the nights spent allowing every memory to translate into painful emotions. They filled her heart, agonisingly. Perhaps it was a movie she was watching, or a song she was listening to, but either way, she could relate and […]

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Overthinking?

“The more you overthink the less you will understand.” – Habeeb Akande It’s okay to think, because a friend once told me it is better to think than not at all. However, sometimes some of us take it a step too far. How terrible a feeling it is, to constantly overthinking, and then to doubt […]

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masks

Masked, I advance. – René Descartes Just like distance masks the imperfections of the moon in the beautiful night sky, so do the masks we carry each day that conceal everything we suppress. Our masks conceal the ugly parts of our emotions, our anxieties, our thoughts. We mask insecurities, low self-esteems, low confidence, the side of us that overthinks, and […]

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the need of a reason

– before I start, I’ll like to say I’m going to use the act of crying as a argue point. If it doesn’t make any sense, I’m sorry. Let me know what you think. – Sometimes we are asked “why did you cry?” and many times, we don’t know why we did either. BUT sometimes we […]

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who hurts?

here’s to the nights where we lay in bed, feelings conflicted. here’s to the nights we tell ourselves over again we should not overreact. here’s to all the nights we feel like crying, just because. do you ever feel this way? when all you really wished for was a little more care, a little more devotion, […]

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perspective

Train rides give me time to think, time to read, and also time to write. On the way from Venice to Milan, I had sufficient time to encounter a situation and it let me to think deeper about this topic. different actions, different people, different perspectives, different meanings. That is the thought, that is the […]

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what a joy to be alive ?

When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love. – Marcus Aurelius I’m currently in Italy, and throughout this trip I’ve got the chance to experience new things, allowing me to give a couple of things deeper thoughts. […]

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