What If…

What if we could suddenly erase all of the distance. Rub it off almost like removing pencil marks on paper. Reach my hand out into the space next to me and bump into yours. Feel a tingle on the tip of my nose as my senses are assaulted by your scent. Feel the heavenly music…

About Growing Up; Discipline And Friends

Guest Blogger If anyone told you that there is a formula or one universal way to survive in this life they would be lying. I’m halfway to the moving out phase in this adult life and I’m still learning each and every day. Some lessons harder to take than others. As for me l think…

Conversations Of Paradise

We had a conversation the other day, you were at my place. It was just after watching that movie you liked and I thought was a bit cliché. We were both hungry afterwards but we were also both too lazy to get up. It’s a conversation I’ve been playing over and over in my head….

A Child’s Ignorance

I used to want to change the world. Dust on my feet, dirt on my hands and a t-shirt covered in food stains. But I walked around with pockets full of hope and a mind full of dreams. I mean I didn’t have a single thing that was out of my reach. I smiled a…

Frozen

As an African kid with every birthday came a little more responsibility at home. You slowly climbed the household chore ladder with each passing year. You went from fetching your mums bag to bringing visitors a glass of water to watering the garden and so on. It’s almost as if our parents saw the calendar…

The Stranger On The Street

I can’t help but smile at just your sight. What you mean to me is beyond just words. How I wish you could understand. To just have a moment with you holding hands. Yet that will never happen. If only the earth was flat. I would walk and fall off at the very end. For…

To All The Ones Who Have Love

It’s been a while since we’ve had a conversation over the phone. It’s been even longer since we’ve talked face to face. It’s not that the love has turned into hate. I mean sometimes plans are made but life just gets in the way. Some of you might be distant and some of you near….

I MISS YOU

Its been a couple of years now but it still feels like it was just yesterday. In fact it feels like just a moment ago we had a conversation. We shared a laugh and you told me you had just gotten a job. I was so happy for you, you said finally the bill would…