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Poem: To Those Who Dare Approach Her

“Please take care of my rose With little to no love She grew from ashes and rotten soil Ready to surmount the world   Please take care of my rose Such a selfless force Always there for you through the worst Her grace is not deserved by most   Please take care of my rose Her unyielding backbone Ought not to be incessantly strong ‘Cause of others’ wicked wrongs   Please take care of my rose Appreciate her lyrical chords Writing that is both candid and soft Unveils the deepest lows from which she arose   Please take care of…

Poem: The Art of Liberation / The Liberation of Art

“The pain of the past Carved in our hearts The faces we lost In the midst of the chaos History is the pain We evolved from & unchained Yet, we still wonder Can we survive our future Because, time is fragile Doesn’t always heal, is not agile At least togetherness remains Like a bright rose…

Poem: In Memoriam

“There is so much I want to say So much I want to tell Yet, my cords just fail And in tears, they fade away Should have seen it coming There were actually warnings Downplayed till the mourning Already foresee the numbness of homecoming As, home isn’t the place, sought in vain Till going insane, finding no terrain Home is an abstract state, humane All about people’s love, or its remains Now the later are in my mind You adding sweetness to our rough lives One of few who didn’t leave us behind Full of proof is my archive So…

Love and Bitterness

“I’m starting to believe I don’t truly love most people in my life. I don’t know. Maybe the problem is that I can’t recognise love.  Most “love” I have received in my life has been a disguise for manipulation and interest. I used to call it “conditional love”, but I have now realise it isn’t…

My Six Golden Commands For Prose Writing Beginners

1) Creativity is your key to success. You need a vivid and active mind full of imagination to think of an idea and to develop it. Sometimes, it is not about how well you write a story: it is not about high vocabulary and perfect sentences. Sometimes it is about an attention grabbing plot that leaves readers captivated. Try to avoid clichés, unless you know how to play around with them, such as doing plot twists. And be original. Even if you write a fan fiction or a story based on a real event, you will need to be ingenious,…