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Hiba

Aspiring writer, photographer & poet. Hoping to be a professional at one of those things.

WPM #3: Business As Usual

As he took in the view from the twentieth floor, the lights went out all over the city. He could see all of the businesses, hotels and homes around the city retreat into the darkness of the sky. Orange streetlamps were among them like fireflies. Zurich was like […]

Back like a boomerang

dear Reader I shred the letters. Or at least, I think I did. I haven’t gone back to look for them, anyway. I don’t even want to investigate my claim now either. Because I couldn’t care any less. I wanted to start with that success from 2018. I’m […]

The Long Way Home

Five more minutes It’s all fine Gotta find the Long way home. Always the long Way home. Run. Until you run out of road. this is how it has to be. run, run until you find some peace. one thing. falls loose and the whole building falls with […]

WPM #2: Chai.

As he flicked through the letters, a small, handwritten envelope caught his attention and his heart began to thump. His name was engraved on the front in an elegant, swirl of a pen on the heavy, parchment paper envelope. He turned and quickly dumped all of the other […]

Writing Prompt Monday #1

Someone must have seen him, because the police were at his door. He scrambled the velvet curtain shut from his bedroom window, eyes wide in disbelief. Rayan closed his eyes and covered his mouth, almost as if he was repressing a scream. He turned away from the window […]