Seed of dreams

I lost all my hope as failure stripped me of my pridethrough that sky I fell so hardthat every dream broke and died.The ambition that once held meslowly threw me downI took those shattered seeds of my dreamsand buried them on this ground.Failure dragged me awayand defeat tied my hope into chainsbut my journey made … Continue reading Seed of dreams

Is giving up an option?

Every time I’m at the verge of giving up, my mom slaps sense into me. Literally. Her hand is so heavy that she could send me back to Pakistan with the flick of her finger. But every time I say, “I can’t do this.” She makes that face where she clenches her jaw and her … Continue reading Is giving up an option?