Coffee Blended-Tanka

Coffee Blended – Tanka (Concubine Lane, Ipoh)   from the night i slept to the morn’ of your beauty where night and day met the sun shines with its glory in your arms sun’ s brighter dear the day will begin with a loving thought ’bout you coffee blended love that’s how we are myContinue reading “Coffee Blended-Tanka”

One Million Stars , One Million Hopes  To Women’s Empowerment

One Million Stars, One Million Hopes  To Women’s Empowerment International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on the 8th of March every year. To commemorate this event Sharpened Word is proud to collaborate with Perak Women for Women’s Society for a one day only event on March 14, 2020. Sharpened Word (SW), under the auspices of PerakContinue reading “One Million Stars , One Million Hopes  To Women’s Empowerment”

“After -Rain Skies: A Million Stars”

  It is with great joy and gratitude that we have finally unveiled the gallery of stars for the “One Million Stars to End Violence” advocacy of Perak Women for Women’s Society. At the same time, it was the formal book launching of my book “After Rain Skies: A Million Stars”.      I amContinue reading ““After -Rain Skies: A Million Stars””

Stars Fled from Your Eyes

  Stars Fled from Your Eyes   stars fled from your eyes and the shadow of death cast upon your face on this dark gloomy night filled with goodbyes and unending sighs of a once-promising life stars fled from your eyes and you stop dreaming of what could have been’s and what if’s a futureContinue reading “Stars Fled from Your Eyes”

After – Rain Skies: A Million Stars

“Coming home should be the safest thing we ever do in this life. Where we lay our heads at night should be where monsters will not reach us. And yet, so many find themselves making homes with monsters instead.”       The best things in life happen unexpectedly, and come from where and whenContinue reading “After – Rain Skies: A Million Stars”

My Saga Continuous Part 2

The afternoon train ride reminds me of the young boys and girls who are victims of abuse and violence. Once again, my heart bleeds and my words came pouring down.   Mama, I Remember   I was young and innocent didn’t know what’s goin’ on but I heard him call you a whore for wearingContinue reading “My Saga Continuous Part 2”

How Much Longer

How Much Longer You lost your voice Upon his roaring thunder Of growing ego As you lost your consciousness Over his vicious hands. How much longer of the sound you need to bear deaf in the truth of torture and agony? You lost your thought In every scorn, you hear From the sound Of hisContinue reading “How Much Longer”

Concubine Lane-Ipoh

  Splendid, beautiful and warm That’s what you are, full of charm But history was unkind To the truth, some were blind Your story was interestingly told By many as they stroll, young and old Telltales has it, you were gifted By a wealthy man indeed Some whispered you were the haven Of love untoldContinue reading “Concubine Lane-Ipoh”