Bros before woes

Person 1: [hope] Yes, university has called him for yet another retake of his final year’s exam paper. This might be his only last chance at graduating, or else he’d have to resort to a life of toil, stress, and woes – not that he has had enough worries already. All other colleagues have long graduated. …

Border Tales

There wasn’t much in Luis’ routine life that one would ever want for themselves – being part-waiter and part-janitor at a 24/7 open roadside diner wasn’t something of great importance and value. As hateful as his job would seem to be, Luis was obligated to work there, with no choice left. Being born into a…

New Chapter

Sometimes bad things happen to us in different ways and in many forms. They may come to you as the low marks you just received in your final college exams or as the heart-break you just went through when you found out that your “one true love” didn’t love you anymore, or as your business that keeps continually…

Drift 

Divert your thoughts, avert your mind. Sometimes, to reach where you desire, all you need is a little push. Let the drift take you there.

Safe haven

For once in your life, just take a break. Take a break from the unnerving deadlines, the decimating stress, the pain, the heartbreak, the suffering and just this once, imagine. Imagine yourself afloat in the vastness of the sea or atop the highest of mountains, or amidst the quietest of forests. Therein, you are your…

Hiatus, and many more..!

Hiyah, readers! A rather extended hiatus finally comes to an end after almost a year of settling into freshman year college life abroad, juggling between academics, social activities and rejuvenating on much-needed breaks. Having not been active for over a year now, the idea of having lost touch and become obscure to most readers and…

I’ve Seen You, Beauty

Things were never the same the day I met you. You were this delicate butterfly of joy drifting through the wind and I, your admirer, hoping to grasp you when you came closer. If you came closer. You were the epitome of beauty, elegance and romance; your angelic presence was like the sound of sweet music…

Sailing T’wards The Horizon

If you’ve ever had the feeling that you’ve done nothing in this world and that you’re simply watching your time ebb away as you slack off in a dark, gloomy corner of this humongous planet, I suggest you get up and give yourself one crisp whack on the face. You might be wrecked at the…