El Pasado – The Past

El amor que ya ha pasado no se debe recordar — The love which has already happened doesn’t have to be reminded. El pasado means the past. I have come across the word many times recently. The song, “Veinte años”, by Buena Vista Social Club also contains this word. Its music and lyric are sad. “Why…

Unrequited Love

“You fall in love with people’s minds. I’m going to lose you to Henry,” said Hugo, ‘Henry and June’ Whenever I miss him, I  usually go back to Anais Nin. My piano has failed to cure me, on the opposite, my sad thought of him failed my piano practice session. I  was playing Michael Row the Boat…

Ten Things that Keep Me Happy

[Writing Exercise with Daily Prompt: Ten] Ten things that keep me happy these days: Hold on. Actually they’re more or less than ten, but I have to stop at number ten since ten is today’s prompt. So here goes: Ten things that keep me happy these days: Wait. Before you proceed please note that these…