Sandcastles

Sandcastles built in a dream, surrounded by silver streams; pain can be unbearable.  Sometimes we use metaphors to explain simple things that mask complicated emotions, so to me, we are sandcastles. Sandcastles with the sun to brighten days and the moon to light up nights. Sandcastles have no legs, so I grew secure you would…

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Untitled IV

I felt everything disappear,  it felt like taking in air for the first time.  It felt like my soul was trapped and after our first kiss, I could breathe for the first time in my life.  We could not occupy the same space without our eyes exchanging stares, without our bodies chasing one another’s heat.…

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Untitled III

We forget people change, so the old formula wouldn’t work. We choose to multitask instead of focusing on falling in love again.Instead of only trying to re-love, we also sought to find ourselves without the influence of the other. Jade Novelist © 2020 #Tumaini — Extracted from Tumaini written by Jade Novelist, available for pre-order…

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