knocking the air out of my lungs

A Heartbreak didn’t feel like something breaking inside of me It’s was more like a constant aching In my chest arrows pierced through And because I’m human, I learn to outlive the hurting and even find the humor in it…and if I can’t laugh at my loss,  I try to find the lesson I ought …

It’s a dull moment Hours spent at the gate A slow-growing ache once you ate Boredom and age one can not escape Gloomy rivers never dance A bitter scent can’t sing Doors are closed once more There you lay bored, hungry, and wiser by a quarter.

Entitlement versus little Muni

You don’t know me, I always get what I want… Gormee rag nimadaaduu ku xirnatay ogolaanshaheeyga? Diidmadeeyda iyo raganimadada maxa isku xidhay? War ineen… Mararka qar waxan is dhaha dad ba jahadeeyda laa soo adiiya sii aan ubaroo iin wax kasta oo ay ka helaan aynan heeli karin! And you don’t know about me, I’m …

Eeh, dis- what?

In denial? Or in grief? Or both?! In medical terms, someone who has health conditions that cause disabilities. ( a disabled person) dynamic disability. An ambulatory wheelchair user. And it is terrifying! Life with chronic illnesses/auto-immune diseases doesn’t seem to change my desire to live a good life! The fatigue and the flare-ups put me …