Beauty intervention

“Big sister, how do you like my hair?” She asks sweetly as she touches the puff of hair on the top of her head. Her hair’s chemically treated straight and painted black. “Looks good dear” I respond. She gets up and stretches down the tight skirt she’s wearing, as I stare in disbelief. I can’t […]

Short jean shorts with a vibrant patchwork

I see a stack of short jean shorts and that same feeling comes back. Yellow dandelions blossoming on green hills. The springing of summer. That long lost feeling of looking forward to something; of changing into a young woman from a preteen. The start of a new life filled with sunshine and warm weather. In […]

My man, forest

I became a real vegetarian six years ago. The thought of someone suffering overpowers the taste. Little by little I’m noticing that I don’t need much at all. Clutter binds me; I want to detach myself from things that I don’t use. I don’t care to put on too much makeup, I don’t care too […]

I hate you

You’re an artist And thus, I automatically hate you We repel each other I hate your standard of beauty I hate mine We created this falsehood And we can never escape it You’re fake, feeble, vacant, mediocre, arrogant, callous, pathetic and vile I love you