I write because it’s free
My grandfather invited me and my little brothers to help move a piano.
Piano’s are some of the heaviest pieces of “furniture” I know. This thing was an antique so…
Bound by fate of a lesser man. Spilling my guts out so hard to do day in and day out.
“Why me?” I always ask
Born a slave yet a higher conscious within. Too dark and dim the enemy is. Ripe with emotion…
PRIEST: I command you, spawn of Satan, to release this child in the name of God
[sprinkles it with hot dog water]
PRIEST: how do you feel?
[the little girl opens her eyes, wider, wider, and wider still. she begins…
Alone in a hospital but reluctant to be alive, we recaptured one of the enemy strongholds on the Western side of Aleppo.
We celebrated by resting.
There were no hugs, no tears of joy, and no happiness. Losing fellow soldiers, our…