Half – half

I bring out the best and the worst in you. I let out the rage in you that you kept locked for years. I bring out the real laughter that you shy away from. I bring out all the secrets and thoughts you can never tell another soul.I bring out your worst fears wrapped in…

Hidden

Sometimes you just don’t see it. You don’t know it. Behind the smile and laughter, hides a rotten pain so deep. The world goes on without a stop and stare. Watching the lovers, the friends and the families laugh with joy, while you watch with tears in your eyes. Sometimes it’s all just too much,…

My first few weeks in China

  At the beginning of December, I decided to move to China. I had never been to China before and the first time I was seeing China was the day I moved here. Yup, crazy or brave? You tell me! There are many reasons why I moved to China, but that’s for another day and…

Nella Larsen’s Passing

Nella Larsen wrote her novel Passing during the era of jazz age where for the first time African-Americans could really make their spot in the 1920s. There was only one place where all the African-Americans really wanted to be in, Harlem New York. Harlem was seen as the ultimate magnet, the heart of where dreams…

What is Poetry?

    If I read a book [and] it makes my whole body so cold no fire ever can warm me I know that is poetry. If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry. These are the only way I know it. Is there…

My Graduation Journey

Before my education A few years ago I left in the middle of my education and moved abroad from England to Dubai, UAE. My life went from being in a cosy home family environment to a completely different setting. I had an amazing time in Dubai, I met lovely people from around the world, made…