Fifteen souls plus me

The taxi ride home was a strange one today. The driver, in a very pensive mood, opted for no music. I didn't notice at first, but about ten minutes into the ride, it hit me: a deafening, absolute silence. My seat right at the back gave me a perfect vantage point. Fifteen souls sat around … Continue reading Fifteen souls plus me

A life is lost, a soul reclaimed

Photo: I first saw him yesterday morning. Standing on the corner, his posture spoke of a defeated man. He turned and raise his face to the morning sun, the wintry rays of sunshine turning his tears to shimmering rivers. The rivers traveling down the landscape that was his face, found a final resting place … Continue reading A life is lost, a soul reclaimed