Love in a Place Full of Liars

Photo by Oussama Elhaidi on Pexels.com Baby you have no name. But I know you're the kettle to my flame. Sitting ring side when I fight. Cheering me on when I'm at my wits end. Serving as my confidant and best friend. You show me what it means to love someone. Even if I can't … Continue reading Love in a Place Full of Liars

Fishy Love

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com You can't force love It must come naturally Like fish swimming downstream Moving in and out of time Jumping and splashing In the beauty of tomorrow Coming near the edge of time Wallowing in shallow water Till its time to gather in the pond Creating spawn And easing through The … Continue reading Fishy Love

The Gift of Prayer

My auntie died two weeks ago and it hit me hard. It feels like every time I come up for air, my naive lungs take in water. But nevertheless, I have come to the reality that time is not guaranteed. It is only granted to blessed souls for a limited amount of time. And when … Continue reading The Gift of Prayer

Machine

Photo by Alex Knight on Pexels.com The machine says:Don’t computeInsert dataRunning numbersSynthesize Cold to the touchMetal coreWires and cordsNo spirit CalculateLoad…No emotionVoid soul Work is made easyEasy is made hardNo tellers at the registerOrders filled online Digital realitiesElectronic liesJob once filled by humansComputerized Adding and subtracting has declinedWe lack the patienceWe ignore the delicacy of … Continue reading Machine

Blind

Photo by Irina Iriser on Pexels.com We crave the beauty of equality but ignore the needs of the blind. Equity is easy to speak of but hard to design. Love always, Esha ❤