Jewel sat behind the wheel, tension running all through her muscles, her hands holding the steering wheel with such a strong grip. In her mind she replayed the details of the race. Every driver was to give 1000$. Spectators could give as much as they wanted with a minimum of 50$. If they could pull… Continue reading Jewel 25: Gracefully broken
Write... Write down on a scroll.. Write down on a tablet.. Write.. I feel this heavy command to simply write and write I shall. Purity...oh when I started my journey a whole year back I was wrong so so wrong and it has taken days and months of learning and unlearning so much. My thoughts… Continue reading My purity journey # Write: journey so far..
CHAPTER 24 Jessica found herself kneeling somewhere that seemed so unreal: a floating sensation over came her and she was completely engulfed in darkness and nothingness. In the distance, a light called out. She knew the light was her redemption, that that was where life was, back to her daughter and her father and her… Continue reading #24 Jewel: Oh hell…oh death..how much you sting
CHAPTER 23 Jewel drove home feeling anguished. The reality of her mother’s reality slowly sinking in. Mama was in captivity. She hated to imagine what she must be feeling, where she was, how she was, if those men had touched her??! She cringed just thinking about it. She looked at her phone, charging with the… Continue reading Jewel 23#sigh
CHAPTER 22 NAIYA! NAIYA! NAIYA! Jessica felt someone nudge her and struggled to open her swollen eyes. Thank God there was not much light in the room. She saw a young boy with a lighter wave at her. He tried lifting her head and nudge her towards a cup. She was sure the contents would… Continue reading Jewel 22 # Away from pain..
CHAPTER 21 Jewel drifted back to Eddy’s Inc and found herself under a car, screw and spanner in hand. She was a fixer. It was her gift. Fixing cars always calmed her nerves down. Machines just made sense to her and they never left and never lied. She loved that about them. They had the… Continue reading Jewel 21 #if I ever needed you…
CHAPTER 20 Behind her, Jessica could hear the shuffling of feet, dragging of heavy objects and noises approaching her, a clear indicator that her nasty time in this hell hole had taught her meant it was camera time. A few days ago, the thought of cameras would have thrilled her. It would have meant make… Continue reading Jewel #20 Despair
CHAPTER 19 Jewel decided to stay at Eddy’s for a few. Her exams were done and there were no commitments in her life. Nick’s funeral would be today and she knew it would be all over the News. She did not want to think about it. No. She did not want to think of how… Continue reading JEWEL 19 #RAGE
CHAPTER 18 “Well, what do we have here?” The idiotic narcissist gang leader asked. “ Mother dearest has a text from her daughter huh? ‘mummy I need you’ Jessica’s world froze. Jewel had texted? Jewel never texts her. She needs me? “Oh God please be with my girl” I need to text her. I really… Continue reading JEWEL 18# CAGED
CHAPTER 17 Liz was getting worried. She had been with Jewel for three days now and not once had she heard her cry, not at night as they had shared the same bed, not during the day as they had spent the hurs mumbling about anything under the sun but that. She was ot even… Continue reading JEWEL 17#NUMB