Heartbeat

If  i could be anything other than me, I’d be your heartbeat..   By Anjum Choudhary Read more texts by this author

Unfinished Journeys.

She was an investment banker, who left her job to travel the world to fulfill the dreams of the man she loved. ‘In two weeks we were getting married and I undoubtedly loved him from the bottom of my heart. I was out of the city for a business meeting, so I texted him ”…

Shackles

This cage was unbreakable. This one’s inescapable. No matter how hard one tries, he couldn’t let himself out.   He cried and screamed and was never heard. A smile always covered his sorrows. He was surrounded by water yet cannot quench his thirst.   His eyes watered but lips never said a word.   How…

Stranded Cinderella

Originally posted in Spanish on our site Letras & Poesía I have strolled all those streets where you hugged me, looking in the corners for that joy I now think lost. I have walked through Madrid, asking around in the bars. I have poked around in the benches, in case I found us talking, and I…