You did not know eighteen years ago that the way your grandmama favored your brother could make you hate your brother so much that you would devise a plan to harm him by saying there is a snake on the tree, hoping that he would just hurt his leg. You did not know that he would instead hit his head on a stone during the fall and that he would die immediately. You did not know that you would fall in love with your cousin brother and that he also, would walk away from your heartbreaking self eighteen years later in the place your brother died and where your grand-mama was buried.
I remember a while ago reading an essay about a writer who could walk on the streets and be recognized by no one until he would say his name. Then the other parties would be excited, calling him doctor because he was an award winner, asking him about his books and revealing how much they... Continue Reading →
“The difference between successful people and very successful people is that very successful people say no to almost everything.” — Warren Buffett
He told me I needed more hours of sleep. There was no way I could sleep at 2 am and be up by 8am he insisted. And to him, this idea was crazy and unhealthy. (yes, I know it's unhealthy but it's not me who does it. Its my brain. 😿😿😿😿😿😿) Except, for many years... Continue Reading →
Yes! I cried at its end and I don’t even know why. But I cried. Was it the plot? The characterization or the talent showed by the cast? The cinematography or what? I don’t know. I must be overly emotional or just too good a person. Because my tears count and I loved this... Continue Reading →
I got the feeling that this was going to be another replica of Beasts of No Nation. But later it proved me wrong. I could however not avoid the urge to note down a few things that to me were a little off even though these were later over shadowed.
Having a partner who is milking you or taking your efforts for granted is even more painful. Better be wise and choose the right person.
It was raining, for I could hear the huge drops of the rain on them iron-sheets… I could feel a twinge of pain as I tried to stretch. There is a way in which like a sharp needle, the pain went straight through my back, shook me to the bone marrow, and altered my vision.... Continue Reading →
The universe is a vase. Where all hearts and souls dwell. I am lost in my musings... This feeling of love. Sits at the bottom of my heart. I can feel it in the pit of my stomach. It goes right through my gut. And holds me tight. I live in bondage. So I am... Continue Reading →