The Buried Truth

The Buried Truth

“It is true  I was created in you.  It is also true  That you were created for me.”  Maya Angelou Death entered suddenly and calmly snatched away my peace and joy. Some are lucky to overcome the loss and sadness quickly and enjoy in its midst, but those whose feelings...
A Small Wish

A Small Wish

“What’s up mom?” Tana smiled and looked at her. She smiled and responded, “I’ve just finished my evening prayers.” “Good, let’s prepare dinner, come help me.”  Her mother looked at her and responded, “I’ve kept the rice in the microwave oven.” Tana was about to shout...
Dance of Death

Dance of Death

My classmates were busy preparing for the upcoming term assessments, along with them I tried hard to concentrate but shuffled. Finally, I walked out of the laboratory aimlessly. My mind was confused, and my heart was ripping me apart. The two major factors in my life...
The Warm Welcome

The Warm Welcome

“Hello Aunty, so nice to hear your voice after a long time.” “Yes dear Ru, my sweetheart, long time. We’ve decided at last, that your uncle and I’ll be visiting you in April.” “Really? I’m so glad that at last, you’ve finally decided to pay me a visit after months of...
The Roused Prodigal

The Roused Prodigal

The old man woke up with a start. He looked around groggily and squinted as his eyes settled on the cloudy sky above. A droplet of rain landed on his forehead. He brushed it off and sat up. The little puppy that had been sleeping beside him on the stone bench sat up...