I leave for a living…From situations, good or bad. From people, friends or foes . I’m a wandering spirit With an explorer’s heart And a feet for adventure. I’m a free bird. I sing songs of love and lust in no particular order. I leave for a living. Nothing can tame my heart. I’m a … More I LEAVE FOR A LIVING
I had a best friend, at age five, named Mishu (I hope I spelt that correctly), then we were still living in cote d’ivoire. He was older than me, boyish charm, skinny, much like I am now. I can’t quite remember his facial features, but I do remember he had this striking innocent smile. Often … More MEMOIR: SUMMER FRIENDS DON’T STAY
I spent most of my late teenage years reading a lot of motivational books. I worked in a bookstore, so it was easy access for me. The world of possibilities was fascinating, I absorbed it all into my being . I learnt a lot during my time there. One of many such lessons I learnt was having a positive attitude. Irrespective of my … More WHAT IF IT NEVER GETS BETTER?
Lately, I’ve been on edge for many reasons. I might want to attribute this to the fact that I’m graduating soon, and the thought of what awaits me, in terms of opportunities, which are relatively scarce, coupled with the fact that I don’t have one godfather/mother somewhere who is going to call the shots for … More ANXIETY: THE DEVIL’S WHISPER
“We are all in some mess .”At some point this year I decided I was going to stop writing articles. One of the reasons being that I haven’t figured everything out myself, and will never, but here I am telling(you) what to do or not do. There is this pressure, or should I say expectation … More WE ARE ALL IN SOME MESS
Maybe it’s just fate–things falling into place. Like life itself, so random yet precise. You never really seem to grasp but still it never alludes you, it stays lurking like a shadow and vanishes when you seem to notice . The event of our lives aren’t so chanced to be as random as we deem … More MAYBE IT IS FATED
I thought about you today…and I thought about you yesterday. And the day before I shut you out of my life partially, but like they say, ‘what’s worth doing is worth doing well.’ So I kept pushing those doors until they were closed, completely. One of the best but painful decisions I ever had to … More “Remember the first time I made you cry?”