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Waiting on love

Sometimes I think: What if I had found love, and I had foolishly missed it? What if it was that older boy from the neighborhood who I played volleyball with when I was 11 and too young to know about love? What if it was that guy who waited me for me outside the door after final exam in Spanish class, the guy I ran away from? What if it was that photographer who sat beside me, beer bottle in hand, happy to see me again? What if it was a best friend I once had, who never made it to where I am? Then I would snap out of it: If they were love, they would be here. Wild horses wouldn't have kept them away. Love crosses the room for you. *** Still, it's easy to wonder. Every single person I had fallen in love with has found their significant other. And me? I'm still alone. It's not really bad. As a learner said, "Better to be happy alone than sadly accompanied." I'm happily living my life. I've been cleaning up past mistakes, smoothening the ridges. I'm de

You set it again, my heart's in motion

Every word feels like a shooting star.

I think I love you, isn't that what life is made of?

Shorter hair, finally

One of the first things I did in 2011.