After your inappropriate touch, the scars left on my body have tormented me for a lifetime. The thought of someone forcing themselves inside is earth-shattering in every form. You no longer have any power. You can be pushed down. Forced quiet. Beaten. Taken. What makes it even more unbearable is the memories of noises andContinue reading “Flashbacks”
A purple dress she wore. As a language of its own, it communicated happiness. She had spoken through colors for years, Only recently had she found her happy one. They had seen her dreariness through her previous lack of color. Therefore, when she wore purple Her joy became prominent.
byAmali Edle She is a tsunami. Powerful, overwhelming, terrifying. As soon as you see the wave, you already know it is too late. That is how she swallows me whole, as I only notice the danger I am in when safety is no longer in reach. It is kind of like I am eating aContinue reading “Me vs. Her”
She sat by the water, Listening to the wind speak through the waves. It’s soothing touch cooling down the grasp of the burning sun. A tiny boat carries a family across the canal, As the children wave to the strangers they pass. She waves back, Before laying down on her purple towel. Finally, the weather GodsContinue reading “By the water”
You won. Consumed me bit by bit. Oh, the pain of each bite you’d take. Your teeth sunk in me so deep, I feel the effect of them years later.
What a bullshit statement. It’s more like the truth will have you alienated and isolated. The truth will give harm to the victim yet never the perpetrator. The truth is supposed to make you feel grand but in reality, it makes you feel small. Telling the truth was once a quality admired by most, nowContinue reading “The truth will set you free”
24. 05. 2021 I don’t know what I’m feeling today. I’ve been in this city for 10 days now. I imagined a freeing feeling walking down the streets. Yet, every time that feeling kicks in, another wave of emotion takes over. An unfamiliar one. It’s as if the feelings I was avoiding in Oslo somehowContinue reading “Unfamiliar Feeling”
I can’t move my body. I’ve been laying on the kitchen floor for what feels like hours. The stone-cold floors almost soothe the aching of my body. I can’t stop shivering, yet I’m not cold. The shivering is so bad it feels like my insides are shaking. I taste blood. Something is running from myContinue reading “BODY”
Twice I thought I had lost it,So far gone the dreams I once held higher than life were unrecognizable to me.Isolation had become my home.Therefore, my choice to flee to it when things got difficult made sense.I became too comfortable in my own misery.It’s tortuous ways were more familiar than the kindness I was trulyContinue reading “TWICE”
I’ve been scared of haunted houses for as long as I can remember, but no house has ever haunted me as much as the one I grew up in. To the unknowing eye it seems like your regular two bedroom apartment. Living room, kitchen, bath, terrasse, everything you need to make a lovely home. Yet,Continue reading “Haunted house”