Christmas in Heaven

At times, I know you’re with me and I know you’re still there. I’m certain you’re at peace because I find you everywhere. You’re the power that holds me when the tunnel gets dark. You’re my light that shines warm and bright. You’re the reason for my perseverance, for my positivity and gratitude. I’ll cherish…

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas from my flock♥ Hope you enjoy the cuteness overdose♥ Since my budgies don’t get along, posing 9 birds wasn’t an easy task so we did it separately.♥There was a lot of fluttering and one of them tried to sneak into the air conditioner. However, there was one thing they all had in common…They…

I’ll Be There…

When it feels like you can’t take another step forward I’ll be there. I’ll be there when your heart feels empty and estranged. I’ll be there even when you don’t sense me. When you’re facing your darkest nights I’m still right there with you each step of the way. Even when you can’t see me…

2018

I’ve been reflecting during the last month of 2018. For me, it was the year of powering through grief and surviving the first year of loss. Also, wrapping my head around the previous losses and finding a way to deal with it all. It was about learning that when it comes to feelings there’s no…

Inside These Walls- Part 2-Short Story

Two tries in one day is exhausting, so I make a hot cocoa and surrender in front of the T.V. I listen closely to a tree branch that always taps on the windowsill when the wind is howling. My isolation feels comfortable after failing to leave the house. The familiarity of the walls around me…

Inside These Walls-Short Story Part 1

Hi Everyone, I’m happy to announce that one of my short stories received a bronze medal in “Writing Academy” short story contest.  I split it into two parts so it would be easier to read.  Please let me know your thoughts in the comments below. Thank you for all the love and support. ♥♥ Inside…

Your Spirit

Your spirit has aimed right at my heart. It has modestly sat in silence…. Watched me quarrel with my fears… You are the only one who has seen me smile through my tears. ©ZeinaA.G

Ready

She was ready to soar above the turbulent clouds, ready to spread her wings and fly. She was ready to put her fears to rest and to leave all her sorrows behind. She was ready for the confidence boost. She was ready to rise above it all. Ready to soak in all her glory.  She…

Tough Week

Last week was incredibly overwhelming, but I needed to share this with all of you. A few days ago, when I came back from running errands I spotted something on my glasses so I took them off to clean them and found this tiny snail. ♥ It must have fallen from a tree while I…

The Faces We Never See

The face of weakness behind each degrading word. The face of ignorance behind each act of cruelty. The face of strength behind the tears. The face of insecurity behind determination. The face of failure behind each success. The face of loss behind each smile. The sparkling face of hope behind each shadow. ©ZeinaA.G