Peace and Beads

Nine year old beads

Peace bead necklace

Peace bead necklace

Nine years ago my sister, Aamna, made these blue beads out of clay. She had originally made a necklace out of them for her class project. There were however many beads that were left unused.

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Cereal Box of Transfers

The Bus Terminal

My shoes pound the cement bus platform at South Common bus terminal. I weave my way between clutters of commuters. My left hand steadies my bad and right hand clutches my cell phone and transfer for the next bus. All with the speed and agility that only Jason Bourne could match. Continue reading