Flowing

Bones about to rip through the subcutaneous layer, I mustered every ounce of energy to gather water into the two plastic containers that were to be brought back saddling my donkey. It was a routine, I had been doing this after fleeing our war-torn home state. My father passed away in an airstrike back at […]

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Tough Bite

Bloodied, my tongue tasted the near defeat because of my vast deviation of skill between my opponent, he was angular, half of my size, crammed with me in a eight feet radius ring, barred with barbed fence, it was a death match, I did it for the money, I was desperate, and all these illegal […]

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Raising Your Voice

“PLEASE LISTEN TO ME!” the whole class took a short hiatus, Ash kept her composure when she had to stand for her point in a mere discussion, she kept on blabbering about the things that she had contradicted herself on. Before diving right into this, here is the whole full passage: This was actually the […]

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War Torture

tong. tong. tong. tong. The intermittent gasps between sweet silence were meagre, tong. tong, tong, tong. perennial it was, I had to deal with the clatters of cacophony. I was chained to the cold hard ground as a war victim, there was nothing in the room except the hollowness that was prominent in the room. tong. tong. “MAKE IT STOP! […]

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