Synchronise

She found sanctuary in his heart,Taking refuge from the storm in her head,Sheltered by his embrace,Touched by his love,Forever in his eyes,Never to be alone again.

#15

He gently brushed a few strains of hair out of her face and behind her ear, trying to hold onto the picture of her sleeping body. Their bodies exhausted but...

#14

The balcony doors were open and the drapes danced slowly on the soft breeze as it entered the apartment. Although it was only early May, the temperature was comfortable and...

#13

… Ze staarde naar mijn handen. Zocht steun, zocht vertrouwen. Ik wilde haar graag geloven, maar ik kon mezelf er niet toe zetten. Wat er in de afgelopen dagen was...

All along

I knew you’d be perfect,That you would be the answer to my heart’s question,I knew it was worth it,The pain I had to go through for so long,I knew that...

#12

The universe around her was empty and silent as its weight crushed onto her shoulders. She was exhausted and drained empty. Her eyes were red and burning, no more tears...

#11

There was an echo resonating through the darkness. The words were muffled and I could not understand what she said. I could feel her moving against me as she was...

#10

The smell of coffee and freshly baked pancakes filled the small kitchen as Warren walked in. Even though it was still dark outside and the world was cold this winter...

Aftermath

Can you look into my heart,With doubt covered eyes,Through logic filled clouds? Can you hear my thoughts,Underneath all the pieces of me,In the noise of my past?

#9

I recognised so much of myself in her as I was staring into her empty eyes. The carelessness with which she wielded her sword as it plowed through the bodies,...

#8

Als de wereld mijn thuis was, waarom voelde ik mij dan zo verdwaald? Wat ik in haar ogen las, was mijn eigen angst. Even hield de wereld op te bestaan....

Meeting Kevin

The journal stared at her from the coffee table. Taunting her. Nicole was sitting on the kitchen countertop. Her right foot up on the edge of the black surface and...

Dear Kevin

Life hasn’t been easy for 36-year old Nicole Di Giacomo. While most people around her are busy with their careers and families, Nicole struggles. With her past and with being...

#7

Panic started to make its way into my head. She always did this when things got a little tense between us. The cynical comments, the rude jokes. I could feel...

#6

Her mind was racing down a dead-end street. The cold had settled in her body and made it numb. She did not feel the wind pulling on her. Trying to...

#5

‘It starts with one thing. Always with one, seemingly meaningless thing. A look, a touch, a kiss. Going by unnoticed or not reciprocated soon enough. Or right enough. One little...

#4

‘You stole a little piece of my soul when I drowned in your eyes. A little bit of every breath I take you took from me. Every thought of you...

#3

‘You see, time is a funny thing. Seemingly etching its way through our reality. But the supposed linearity of it only comes from our own man-made devices. I always imagined...

#2

‘Who l am?’ ‘Hmmm. I guess part who I want you to think I am. And part who you think I am.’ ‘Please think me a beautiful person.’