R O J A V A

I close my eyes and remember warm summer nights  Spent on rooftops, mattresses spread out, spray bottles filled with water Waving at neighbours, enjoying the rare breeze of a summer’s night. My three sisters and I would laugh endlessly as our parents slept Underneath the blanket of stars and an overzealous moon  Watching over us, [...]

The Day I Found Out My Mom has Cancer

(and every day since) Playlist: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/playlist/everyday-since/pl.u-qxyllMaTG2e2L2 It’s August six, and I’m looking at my mom lying down on the couch, she’s snuggled around a fuzzy blanket, her skin is a little pale, her hair is scarce. She’s cold, but there’s a national heat warning, yet she’s wrapped tightly by this blanket like a newborn baby [...]