I raised the deep green crystal to my shoulder. With considerable force and an iron will to keep my voice muffled, I dug the lines of the symbol into my skin. The pain was everywhere, though most assuredly in the spot I had mutilated, but it mattered not; my fascination overruled all else.
The vibrations of the hard-packed dirt underfoot softened, the screams melted to sobs, and Durga and I huddled close until the raw stench of reality became unavoidable.
And he let go. I watched his face as I fell, emotionless, soulless. Not the man I once knew. Not the man I loved. His eyes of ice, regarding me as a lost puppy or burning bush as my legs and arms flailed helplessly through the air, forever lost to the possibilities of what … Continue reading A Few Paltry Droplets…Drip 29
No one can reach for an angelic future and still take that epic and necessary dive into the 5 feet of mud and grime that is humanity.
I wrap my arms around my bag and laugh to myself. The smelly man beside me combined with the elevated noise of the crowd brings back memories. Truly, a place like this shouldn’t make me anxious; it should feel like home. But I suppose it’s to be expected - even the place I call … Continue reading A Few Paltry Droplets…Drip 28
The problem with the world today is that we find ourselves roped into an endless journey to find answers... ...when we should be searching high and low, crossing seas and scaling mountains, fighting with the elements of nature, all for the attainment of the most valuable of assets: Questions
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip toe if you must, but take the step.
I don't believe in fate. If I had never met you, I would be as happy as I am now. But I have met you. And that one simple fact makes it impossible to live without you.
If I could chop myself up into the various fragments of my personality, in each one you would find one of my characters and a small piece of my soul.
I dare not take those chances To glimpse the girl you see For if I taste that venom I fear I might agree