typology, dexterity and insights
Dismas Okombo
On days when the candles are dim, and the darkness threatens to consume me, I write the merry in the gone moments.

Glimpse of Love.

In the moments of my murkiest doubts, her love shows me the way. In the moments of my inmost fear, her love restores my faith. When my silly heart leads me astray, her love chastens me without fail....

Dismas Okombo
. 3 min read

Desire.

I stood outside the club and, for the first time, submitted myself to the judge of my conscious. My intuition decreed I should go back and take the deal, but I did what I have always done; desire....

Dismas Okombo
. 5 min read

BIRTHDAY IN CHRISTMAS.

Somethings in life I can’t put a price on; family, true friends, adventures and great books. My birthday plans might have gone to the gutters but, knowing that The Alchemist is in my backpack as I walk away lifts off all the disappointments....

Dismas Okombo
. 4 min read

HIS ABSENCE.

Silence haunted the house. She didn’t back down. Her dad had stood from the seat, looked at Stella. He waited. Maybe for an apology? None was offered. He walked away and that was the last time they ever heard from him....

Dismas Okombo
. 3 min read

BREAK THE SILENCE.

My heart is bleeding and I greatly doubt the strength in me to continue holding on. Break the silence, for I fear this darkness will consume me. This is my prayer tonight, break the silence....

Dismas Okombo
. 3 min read

There Is A Fire Within

Joel, sometimes we lose our way. But that does not mean that, the way ceases to exist. Sometimes our candle threatens to go out, but the fire within still burns....

Dismas Okombo
. 3 min read