Boom! Boom! D’you hear that? That’s the sound of my heart beating. She’s killed him, I know. I heard something heavy hit the floor, just before another glass crashed And I know it’s him. She told me there’s something she must do if we are to escape him. I don’t mind, Really. I just don’t … Continue reading Boom! Boom!
“Take your time.” I whispered to her She nodded vigorously, still weeping; but calmed down after a while. “I rushed him to the hospital, but he was dead by the time we arrived. Only my husband, our lawyer and my other son really knew what happened. We told everyone else that he had fallen down and … Continue reading Woman, Interrupted 2
Is this heaven? That was her first question; the woman asking had been beaten beyond belief and had only woken up, from a 2 weeks coma, a few hours ago. Is this heaven? She repeated I moved my seat closer to her hospital bed, smiled and told her No, that she was alive and she … Continue reading Woman, Interrupted 1*
Tomorrow, The Medical association will officially classify Love as trauma As a psychosis trigger – As a suicide attempt – Never fall in love, they’ll say. The hospitals are filling with the lovelorn: Teenagers who have faced the gale smash Of the blunt force trauma that Love is And are spiralling – with overdriven hormones, Broken hearts … Continue reading Love as Trauma
My heart beat loudly in my chest as I saw him come in. I tried to smile but it seemed as if the muscles in my face were revolting against me. “Good morning sir,” my voice croaked out in greeting. I felt my boyfriend’s gaze but was in no mood to return his gaze and … Continue reading Life and Death