(Image origin unknown) “Why can’t you just write something cheerful?” I ask myself this often. And I really do try. But by now you all know how partial I am to rain. I once told a friend, who thought I should write an angry song, “Even raw, angry emotion mushifies and translates to sorrow.” And it’s […]

Greater Than

Loneliness is greater than Longing for A joy you’ve never known Emptiness is greater than Starving for The respect you’ve never tasted Either way Why is such shame attached to these? As if it’s a sin to feel them. All my prayers sound the same Like “Oh my God, I need you to do something!” […]