I’ve spent the last few months quietly observing human behaviour. This can occur on social media, where people find it easier to be more daring behind their phone screens, or face-to-face scenarios, where people slowly but surely drop their masks, only to reveal their true selves. Most people who know me would likely define me … More Don’t Be Bitter, Get Better!
Midnight ramblings evoke thoughts of you, Your love is but pure and true. An eternity of bliss, Oh how I miss, Your sweet intoxicating scent Our fairytale is more than I could’ve dreamt. Our garden grows greener each day, Regardless of the few weeds running astray. I love you with every ounce of my heart. … More Midnight Ramblings
First of all, I’d like to start off by saying that there is no good side to PMS. Quite honestly, I’d be surprised if any woman had anything good to say about PMS. It’s that time of the month when I turn into a rabid beast. I just want to be left alone and more … More PMS- The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Albert Camus, The Outsider One of my majors at university was English. I’ve always had a fondness for English literature and the pragmatics of the language. It was during my university days when I realized that I was indifferent. I also had the opportunity to delve into the subject of Othering in one of my … More I Am The Other
Scorching lies, I guess you never did try. Hot and cold, I’m growing old. Subliminal bliss, While I’m lost in this abyss. You’re happy I’m in the dark, As I lay here stark. I wished upon a star, But that too was far. There you go, With my battered heart in tow.
You hear about identity theft occurring, but sometimes, we think that we are impervious to these strange events. From illegal immigrants pining for citizenship in your country, to drug lords trying to smuggle their goods across borders, to opportunistic goons wanting to commit financial fraud, and to the ever-growing presence of terrorist cells around the … More A Curious Case of Identity Theft?
Insomnia and thinking! The aforementioned have become synonymous with struggle in my life. Thinking too much led to my depression. After I was weaned off anti-depressants about four years ago, my sleeping patterns have taken a significant blow. Some nights, I lie awake at night… Me, Myself and My Thoughts. While it’s good … More Insomnia and Thinking
It makes the world go around, It never makes a sound. The most powerful vice of them all. It will lead to your epic fall. Humans are materialistic, Never realistic. Can I have some more please? When will this madness cease? For greed is its name, That consumes those who want wealth and fame. Watch … More Greed – The Slithery Serpent
Down this deserted street, Only battered faces to greet. Piercing life wide open, While everybody is moping. A fool to cry. A fool to try. Do you pray? As you watch the world around you decay? They’re trudging in the bitter cold. Their souls already sold. Into cookie-cutter oblivion, Count the fake smiles…a million.
I always believe that at any point in your life, you can make positive changes through your actions. Mahatma Gandhi once said, “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” I truly attest to this old adage and believe that real change comes from within. If you want the world around you to … More My Mom, The Recycler