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57/2017: Lessons from my Mother (3): The Secret of Friendship

She told me, the only friends I would need, would be those who were blinded by the light they saw in my eyes, and whose light blinded me. © Manivillie Kanagasabapathy

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56/2017: Lessons from my Mother (2): Friendship

She taught me to seek, the ones who would hold my past in their heart, and wrap it with laughter, while promising me, with their eyes, that they would remember me in the future, even if I was not there to greet​ it with them. They in turn shared with me the pieces of her… Continue reading 56/2017: Lessons from my Mother (2): Friendship

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5/2017: She’s the Reason He and I are Friends

When your reason for being, is found in her joy, all the worries to which I cling, seem nothing but a cheap ploy. If all you want for her, is a life of endless dreams, then you have your answer, I will hold you in the highest esteem. © Manivillie Kanagasabapathy

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Day 354: The Reasons Why We Are No Longer Friends 

**AN: Apologies for the repost - For some reason WordPress moved this post from yesterday, December 19, 2016, to published on December 3, 2016** You willfully linger in the empty dark doubting both, the beauty of the night and fearful of embracing the light. So, you tightly wrap that shawl of possession tighter, holdings on… Continue reading Day 354: The Reasons Why We Are No Longer Friends 

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352: Endings Revisited

I know you are toxic for me, but I pretend that I am immune, to all the ways your energy draws the peace of my mind. I lie to myself that closing the door is enough and I don't need to lock it because you won't push it wide open just to hear the sound… Continue reading 352: Endings Revisited

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Day 277: Engagement

For unbound souls who found each other Happiness, a heart aflutter This day you take forever come Your love will stay forever young We have been through hardships, good and bad Through devotion, faith, it's ironclad. In life in spirit, you did teach Despite my family, that did preach This ring I wear, forever pure… Continue reading Day 277: Engagement

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Day 263: The Wild Card (Jennifer)

Sassy and unexpected, she challenges all your notions, understanding that blindness comes with asking no questions. Gifted and caring, sharing lessons from the heart, reminds you that love is every part of who we are. Playful and firm, she's both knight and dragon, when playing the damsel, she will karate chop in a gown. a… Continue reading Day 263: The Wild Card (Jennifer)

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Day 248: The Undefinable (Sandra)

When silence held my tongue, you undid the stitches that woven across my lips. As I tried to crack open, windows in trapped rooms, I had built around myself, you reminded me that I was already outside. I imagine you like the wind, catching us up in your current, but you quickly become the sun,… Continue reading Day 248: The Undefinable (Sandra)

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Day 199: A Note to My Past Relationships

To the relationships I have ruined, It wasn't you but me. I, who was too afraid to trust the genuineness of your gaze And instead looked at it As the mirror of my insecurities. It was I who turned away and Ripped the strings that were Forming between us To the relationships that ruined me… Continue reading Day 199: A Note to My Past Relationships