A letter to my father. subject: marriage.

“Dada, i don’t want you to talk about my marriage anymore.” I know if i told you these words, you would lie and tell me “i have never told anyone about this, dear daughter” But then how come my younger cousin told me that it’s all you ever talk about in a family gathering? That…

Open Book Lies

Sometimes I think about how insecure I am, How cowardly I am, With an inability to practice what i preach. I say I am an open book But the book I have kept in front of you For you to read Isn’t mine.