On Being Thirty

When I was 16, I had a clear picture in my head of how I wanted my life to be like. I had an “ideal marrying age.” At 25, I knew in my heart that I was going to be married. By 30, I’d have two kids, one girl and one boy, and I’d be a stay-at-home mom with a…

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seeing you through other people’s dreams

This was the picture she painted of you: a vision in white, happy and smiling, a little chubbier than you were when we last saw you. And just like that I felt my eyes well up with tears. I don’t know if I’m sad or if I just miss you terribly this very moment. I know you’re right beside me,…

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I Dreamed a Dream

I had the strangest dream ever. I don’t want to elaborate, but I have a feeling it’s because of my disappointments at work lately. You know it’s something big because my job has nothing been short of stellar since I started. Googled what dreaming about the office means: To dream of your work office, indicates that you cannot seem to…

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