Category Archive: quickreads

It’s my birthday. It’s her day.

Today is my birthday. 25 years ago, on this day, I opened my eyes for the first time and let out a piercing cry. Seeing me cry, she cried too while she held… Continue reading

Those Freaky Long Umbrellas

Yes! You read that right. Those freaky, long and black umbrellas is what this piece is about. However, limiting the description of the umbrellas to “freaky, long and black” would not do justice… Continue reading

Those Silent Screams

Tick-tock… tick-tock… shouts the clock, There goes the alarm singing its atypical rooster song, A reminder of a new day’s knock. Eyes open, still dry from the parched night of dreams long. Then… Continue reading