This is Not Being Brave

standing tall is not being brave

I am not brave. I just know what people expect from people who go through the same shit as I do. They expect us to say we’re fine when they ask if we’re okay – for they couldn’t handle it otherwise. They expect us to smile and be all happy and gay even if we’re […]

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take it off and rest…

Masked Woman

when the mask you wear gets frayed beyond recognition and threatens to slip off at the most inopportune moments, you cannot do anything but to give in to the emptiness that seems to seep out of your every pore with each cold sweat, infecting your entire being and making you want to clutch yourself in […]

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