I need to slow down

The days are growing colder at a faster pace than usual. I usually go directly home after work, sometimes making a detour to the market, and I’m always on the phone with my sister while I walk. And I realized I don’t pay any attention to what’s around me at all. People are just mere…

Quote of the month

I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born and I had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.

Nothing is ever really forgotten

I turn from one side to the other, trying to stay quiet so I won’t wake you up. Yet another sleepless night, my thoughts like tornadoes swirling in my head. It’s been a while since I’ve had one of these and haven’t missed it. In the past these were regular nights, unable to fall asleep…

The need for an escape

With my cup of coffee next to me, I open my notebook. An empty page welcomes me, my fountain pen resting gently in my hand, waiting to be put to work. I never write the title first because I never know what turn my story will take. Today I have no idea even how to…