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, [...]

loss; and all her friends

your absence is a silent thunderstorm that suffocates me back to life, an all-encompassing feeling of nothing.  a body piercing shriek in an empty walkway of thoughts, your death is  tears to my soul, shreds in my heart, beatings to my chest. it’s everything and nothing but  an empty letter addressed to a fleeting moment. [...]