Variety is the spice of life

When I was just a child Adulting seemed fascinating. It seemed like A tempting bowl of candy Within my line of sight That I just couldn't reach. But as an adult, I realised that Looks can be deceiving. Life isn't an easy ride. It's an epic rollercoaster ride, A crazy mix, Of happiness, sadness, Anger, … Continue reading Variety is the spice of life

One-liner Wednesdays #28

Cynical (adjective) When life has worn you down so much that you start seeing only the dark side of everything and you think that fairy tales, romcoms, and inherent goodness don't exist in the real world. This post was written in response to today's One-Liner Wednesday challenge from Linda G. Hill. The challenge, as the … Continue reading One-liner Wednesdays #28

Behind the Mask

She seemed quiet, reserved Or so it was generally observed By the ones who didn't know her She seemed shy Though they knew not why Her mask remained in place Until friendship claimed the space Her true boisterous self was known Only to a select few Her inner circle that rarely grew This verse was … Continue reading Behind the Mask

The list that changed everything

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She made a list, One that kept growing, As the lockdown was extended, Again, and again. She wanted to, Go out without fear (hopefully without a mask!), To live in a world where, "entry" was not restricted, Go on a shopping spree, Visit friends and family, Dine out with her loved ones, Order her favourite … Continue reading The list that changed everything

six word story #50: The startling mid-flight announcement

Anyone onboard with a pilot license?This post was written in response to Fandango's One Word Challenge for the day: anyone. Click on the link to know more about this challenge and to read entries from my fellow bloggers.Please click here to read the six word stories that I've previously published on this blog.Please don't hesitate … Continue reading six word story #50: The startling mid-flight announcement