Like A Child

Inquisitiveness basked the field in the evening when the russet crimson contoured across the skies as well as the grass where two little children were frolicking in their imaginative world. They were innocent, younger than most of us, chasing each other like there were no tomorrow and worries. One of the boys pointed to the […]

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Why Do Children Cry When They Go To School?

Jogging at the usual route of my housing area in the breezy misty morning where the boughs of the trees waved at me exuberantly basked in the morning sun. As I was taking a corner, I passed by the kindergarten that have been there over half a decade, its number of students increased through the […]

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Typical Malaysian Family Conversations.

The dining table is a place where you share your daily with your family members, discuss politics, talk about the future, joke about one another, making sure good communication but not miscommunication is fostered between everyone in the family in order to build a better family as a whole. However, our culture is demolished by […]

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Re-Birth #Finale

“Imagine yourself as a teeny tiny baby, cuddling inside your mother’s womb and what it felt like. Warm. Tight because her stomach is all over you.” Ponder’s voice was tinged with a courteous heart, the heart of a nurse ready to deliver a new-born baby. It was getting sultry in here, I let my hand […]

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Re-Birth #Exodus

“Wake up, Candace.” she shook me. There were two towering figures standing in front of me, one in suit and tie, a nonentity, one was Candace, in a flowery blouse. “Your name is now Candace Elizabeth Newmaker.” what the fuck? I attempted to speak, no words came out from my mouth, something is wrong with the food yesterday. […]

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Re-Birth #Genesis

I was not loved, tossed here and there by my foster parents, it was all temporal, nothing was true. They said they loved me, but they returned me back to the social services where it was better off being lied about being loved. I rather be alone than to suffer the pain of realising counterfeit […]

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Rapists

The droning sound resembled the uncanny appearance of them. I hid behind those couches, hoping they would be gentle with me this time. The house, shelter, was not locked nor secured because my parents were in debt with them, and succumbed to their blades prematurely, they were coming for me every single day until they […]

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Two Sisters

“Hahaha! Tag! Got’ya!” Yvonne crawled over to touch Cadence. “No! Shrieekkk! You are tagged, sis!” Cadence was not satisfied at all, she tagged Yvonne once they came in contact. “NO! You are!” the immensity of a puerile fight was about to break out. “You are!” “You…” “STOP IT!” I shouted, fierce, fiery, intending to end this and […]

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