I've titled this article The World of Paradox because first, paradox is one of my favourite words in the English language because it is so complicated in itself. We don't really know what the word means and how would a situation ideally be different from a paradoxical situation and would be termed as something "ironic".
That's what would appear on your screen when you collect the green mushroom in a game of Super Mario Bros. In other words, your character gains an extra life. Oddly enough, in real life, we do not get an extra life. We have just the one. Various people have tried to figure out what "life" … Continue reading 1UP (WIP)
Warning: Rant ahead. So while I was eagerly waiting for a text from someone, I stumbled upon a listicle that screamed right at me. "6 harsh truths that will make you a better person." That annoying inner-voice said but you ARE a good person, why read something like this? I didn't listen to it anyway and fortunately … Continue reading Write, write, and keep ranting!
. . . I registered on WordPress.com. That's what this notification told me. These last two years, I've been so absorbed in going after different things (and people) that it has never occurred to me that I have made a commitment towards writing regularly; and I have failed to keep it up. Many times. Before registering on … Continue reading Two years ago today . . .
There are times when interacting with strangers, you feel completely awkward. Especially when you want to impress that person. But sometimes, you want to show that you're made of tougher stuff and would do something totally alien to your character. I experienced a similar state of mind, a falsity, on what would seem like an ordinary … Continue reading Bravado
The extra five minutes of sleep seems to be worth all the hurry and the traffic I have to face on my way to work. What I long for at the end of the day – is sleep. They say that consciousness is that annoying thing between naps.
An absurd short play inspired by Samuel Beckett.