Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Short reads

NECK-TAR.

“It’s because you have been eating too much avocados. You need to cut down on your avocado intake,” she says when she finds me doing the dishes, “And are those sufurias washed already?”

Baby.

Join me, in weaving the African tapestry and adorning it with all the beads it could carry. Accompany me as I attempt to paint pictures with words. All the while making efforts to fall in love with deadlines

Hisstory.

As he began browsing through the farm with a huge stick he'd picked up, I couln't help but think; What if the snake wasn't real? Aren't those moments the worst? When you know well that you saw something but all evidence does is lie. (Like that time when you saw a stray text in his phone and you brought it up later during an argument. He denied vehemently of course, because by then, the evidence was languishing wherever deleted texts go to.)

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