Do You Know?

Do you know? A whisper slipped into my ear, jolted me alive, perceiving a multitude of colours brought to me in a reverie. I pinched myself at the thigh, realising that my bed was gone, I was sitting on my bare bottom. The world was spiralling before my eyes, a distorted presence was detected by my […]

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Misconception

Surging with anger, fear, jealousy, the green-eyed monster stormed into the house where the innocent husband was sitting nonchalantly in front of the TV, browsing through channels aimlessly. “Hon…” “Hon what hon? Huh? You think I don’t know what you did for all these times ah?” she interjected, marched across the room to pull her […]

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Unwarranted, Outmatched

Rifle on my back, stepping into the aperture of the wilderness, orchestrated the wild into a war song, torn up from the outside, wretched from the inside, cacophonous ambiance, the trees were the sombre strings engulfing my entirety, asserting to me the only certainty was uncertainty. I furtively trod through the bog ahead of me, […]

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My Big Hand And His Small Hand

“Mom… Could you bring me to school? It’s the first day.” Wah… My child is growing up. My big palms swallowed his, leading him into the gates for the very first time in his life time, and in mine, with him. “Mom…” He was crying as he entered the door into our home, “I got scolded… […]

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Minutiae

“I’m going to be slightly late because I took the wrong turn.” my mum spoke to my over the phone, I was at the MRT train station after finishing up my job of teaching. “Nevermind… I just reached.” 20 minutes before. I laughed away, and said goodbyes, shutting down my phone as it had reached three […]

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