Waterfall

...just looked out the window and started to play the “car tag” game. "Sometimes, a hug is all you need" and she was totally right. I just needed to cry. I didn't need any words of hope or faith or assurance. I just wanted to be allowed to feel the pain and just let it out...

“Home”

Resa asked “Mama, why are we packing our things? Are they coming to get us again?.....because you all are going home” A deafening silence followed. I don’t know if it was because we were too excited to speak ..... or worse, maybe the concept of "home" was so far gone that we didn’t know whether going there was a good or bad thing.

“Mother”

..."Ravvit! Ravvit!! Can you hear me?" It's my mother! Oh great, it was her. She was the hand that pulled me up...you can't leave me again, I don't like it here, I will be good, I won't be stubborn anymore...and I open my eyes to see who....

“One”

.....My limitation isn't conventional. You are probably thinking health or financial but this time, my limitation was... I begged God to kill me. I thought about doing it myself. I got as far as cleaning my room and getting things in order for when.....

“SIX”

...At six, the concept of death was new to me but at that moment, I knew exactly what it meant. "Grandma was...