My brain is jealous of your shades of gray

My Brain Is Jealous of Your Shades of Gray

You color me speechless when you open your mouth.
I stop, I breathe, and I ponder my thoughts.
There’s so much so often I try to convey,
could I find the one word all of my thoughts prey?

Your curves and edges adorned with white spaces
seem to lure the eye…

I sing. I write. I smile in all languages.

Hi, says the shy, quiet performer.

All of these lines across my page will tell you the story of who I am. So many stories of where I’ve been and how I got to where I am.

But these stories don’t mean anything when you’ve got no one to read…

The kind of talk parents want to remember over the years.

A list in progress, from the newest to the oldest.

Matthew wants a little sister 😕

He asked it specifically, on a late afternoon when he was gulping at his snack.

Because his mouth was full of food, the “I want a little sister” message didn’t come out quite clearly.

For a brief second, I dared…

Or how to use today to make yourself relevant in any future context.

"The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be." — Paul Valery

We used to think money solves everything.

That was back when we lacked money. When getting our hands on it seemed like the solution to everything.

Now, money is no longer…

Mister Browser refresh and see if there’s a new notification for me.

For newer (and older) Medium writers, a less (or more) silly adaptation of The Beatles’ Mr. Postman, turned Mr. Browser.

You too are impatiently waiting for Mr. Browser to deliver some notifications today, from your readers so far away?

Hitting the refresh button on the stats page, while also waiting…

“What the New Year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the New Year.”

I came, I saw, I left early” is every introvert’s strategy of surviving a party.

When you become a parent, you get an excuse. You’ve got to put the child to bed at a decent hour, right?

You can finally call a large group of people for what it is…

Adelina Vasile

Aspiring toddler taming master, part-time (copy)writer. Hit me up at adelinanvasile@gmail.com

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