We’re meeting after a year. I am dreading it. I am embarrassed. I know it will be awkward. I am scared to death because I know how unshaken my resolve is. I am looking forward to it because I know how nice it would be to see a familiar face. We’re meeting after a year… Read More How do I explain your photograph in my contact list
My mom raised us as a single parent. Obviously I don’t need to tell or even begin to make one understand how difficult it was for her. And she raised us well. She raised us like a mother and a father combined. Over the years she’s given us a lot of advice, but of these,… Read More Don’t Look Back
Having recently turned 27 and staying single has be to a milestone that no other girl in my family has ever reached. The defending champion was my mom who was wed to my father at 26. This record of mine has been thrown at my face ever since I turned 23. My mother’s record was… Read More Priorities at 27
Dear Aunty, How can you be so callous? So so fucking callous? For a minute when my mother was telling me what she heard from you, I thought, were you ever really a woman? Because I thought being one would make you a little less of a bitch and more of a human? Or maybe… Read More Dear Aunty Who Thinks She Carries The Universal Burden of Marrying Every Unmarried Girl, Fuck You
I should be studying but then I was known to procrastinate. What’s trending today on the internet is not only worth it, but one of a kind. Taher Shah, the internet sensation behind the soul-ripping EYE TO EYE has released yet another smashing number this time aptly titled ANGEL because by the end of the song… Read More The best of Internet today: “ANGEL” SONG BY TAHER SHAH
For years this date haunted me. Maybe it still does a little but now I’ve come to make peace with it. Now I don’t curl up and cry for hours, or think about you. The day just passes by and I am fine. I tell myself. I am fine. It’s going to be fine. It’s… Read More 8th March
Sadness is an emotion which unfortunately all of us are familiar with. And if we were asked to to define this emotion, I am sure there are plenty of analogies that we will all come p with. But let’s suppose you had to explain this emotion to someone who had never experienced it. What would you… Read More Sadness
It’s such an awful feeling. Knowing that you are feeling the worst but you cannot talk about your emotions out loud because it is so fucking confusing to even yourself how you are feeling. So what do you do? Pent it up? But for how long?