The Line.

Have you ever been so lost in the sauce that you wouldn’t feel offended if oxford dictionary replaced the definition of stupid with your name? That was Akeela and it had been her for a while now - giving out passes, lowering standards, crossing boundaries, accepting disrespect, you name it. All because love was pure …

In Retrospect.

You transformed me into a storehouse, For the love you so generously bathed me in. The support and care, On the days I was unaware, Of the greatness planted within. You fed me, constantly, With the positivity my soul was deprived of, The encouragement my spirit longed for. A little at a time but the …

Nostalgia.

Nostalgia is the frenemy you cannot evade She sets in and soon remains established In the midst of absence Like an entity of its own She speaks to me Remember when..imagine if.. Think about how you felt during... Phrases I never want to hear again She takes over my mind Thinking unthinkable thoughts Imagining unimaginable …