I was sitting in a bar Slowly sipping wine Trying to have fun When I met your ebony eyes You were dressed in white Talking at the bar Entwined with the light When I first saw your smile It came as a surprise Don’t think I romaticize You got me mesmerized I totally fell for … More Your ebony eyes
There’s an extremely thin line Between love and hatred And I’ve been wondering for a while Whether I’d already crossed it Or if I’m still walking blind Waiting to be elated © Lusessita Kingsley
(13/01/2019) Thank you for your silence when I needed to be talked to I learned to listen to myself I learned my voice is powerful Thank you for your absence When I needed someone to hug I learned to comfort myself on my own I learned self-sufficency Thank you for your indifference When I needed … More Thank you for your silence
(02/01/2019) And for all those months my heart would always skip a beat every time I feared you wouldn’t fight for me… © Lusessita Kingsley
It’s time for meto be rewardedfor all the loveI’ve givenand never gotten any in return It’s time for me to be rewardedfor all the painI’ve sufferedbut never askedfor any of it It’s time for me to be rewarded for all the lonelinessI’ve encounteredand ever since carried with me It’s time for meto be rewardedfor the darknessI’ve acquaintedbut never wantedto … More It’s time
(02/01/2018) But she wasn’t enough Her mind wasn’t enough Her body wasn’t enough Her smile wasn’t enough Her words weren’t to be heard Her actions weren’t to be noticed Her struggles weren’t to be seen Her heartaches weren’t to be cured Her eyes won’t meet yours again Her hands won’t clasp yours again Her lips … More But she wasn’t
My little hollow. My little hollow. It’s how I talk about that place. My favorite hollow. My 22m2, no more. My very first apartment. Just on my own. And just round the corner of one of the most popular squares in the city. When I think about that place there was nothing special about it. … More On the Pursuit of Happiness. Five.
Excerpt from “On the Pursuit of Happiness”.
(November 2016) On Lost and Found The peculiar thing about life is that when you care much about something, very often this thing vanishes or is totally unavailable for you. It’s the same with people. You care much about someone and they just take this for granted. But because you care so much, you try not … More On the Pursuit of Happiness. Part Four.
(09/10/2018) Doctor, doctor – where do you think you’re going? You’ve cut my heart wide open and now you’re leaving me here on this cold operating table, bleeding, dying… Doctor, I’m dying! You’ve left to do what? What is more important for you than the life of his own patient? Doctor, please, hurry up! You … More The doctor