ROOFTOP.

The swimming pool stretched out before us; sapphire blue and 8 feet deep, the water oscillated as the various tenants of our block of community flats flapped their arms and kicked their feet under it. The music was blasting and the night moon was out, subtly shinning down the rooftop, too faint to bother the […]

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UNREAL.

I am late! I hop towards my front door, tugging impatiently at the loose strap of my red stiletto sandals. I yank at it hastily, hissing under my breath at the sheer difficulty it feels to secure the tiny straps. Everyone would be seated in the conference room by now, how do I, the H.R, […]

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JASMINE’S HONEYMOON.

Xavier’s fingers laced through mine as we giggled down the Argelès-sur-Mer beach, hopping our way forward like two teenagers on a summer trip only that this, was more than a summer trip; it was our honeymoon! The sand on the beach squished between our toes and we paused to dance, giggling and swirling under the […]

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HABIBAH

I looked out through the narrow window of our thatched mud house, the rain was heavy, cascading onto the sandy ground in a heavy downpour. It seeped into the soil, forming puddles of wet brown clay that flowed in no particular direction on our bare compound. Across the streaks of rain that clouded my vision […]

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