Delaying the Scam

“Hello? Is this Mr. John?” the voice has a very strong Indonesian dialect, slightly mutated into a robotic voice right after, “I am calling from the HSBC bank.” scammer, this is going to be entertaining. “Yes.” I intercepted his introduction, “How can I help you?” Let him speak first. Then we could have some fun, I thought, hisContinue reading “Delaying the Scam”

Broken Silver Cord

The petrichor was promulgated, there was no rainbow, nor a clear sky, it was greeted with another wave of eerie sombre clouds wafted above us, mantling the day with a unwelcoming shadow of death itself. She was heaving heavily on the bed, hanging onto the gossamer of hope, the warmth his hands was the onlyContinue reading “Broken Silver Cord”

Missed

Hi, this is Jessica speaking, if you are hearing this message which means I have other things to do than to pick up your phone, or maybe I just don’t give a shit. I chuckled in silence, a paroxysm of grief surged the deluge of tears overwhelming my composure, a drop of it rolled downContinue reading “Missed”