Picked up Italian in school the past semester and I must say I’m loving it! I guess I haven’t picked up a language purely for the fun of it before and the lessons made me appreciate the fun and joy that comes with picking up a new skill. It helps that my teacher was so […]
-“You have lipstick on today. I’m so happy for you!” –“Stealing is good. I encourage all of you to steal.” –“Plump and shaped to perfection, we each wanted a serving of our own.” -“Even my father doesn’t sigh. Do I have the right to sigh so many times?” –“Your water bottle is as cool as […]
I’m sitting by the door, watching the world go by. My view is uninterrupted – buses, cars and motorcycles turn on their headlights and find their way home. My table is full of the usual: books half-opened, pens attempting to roll off and my cup of hot chai tea latte. I’ve come to enjoy this drink […]
I don’t have that many friends. I can’t say I have a best friend because… well, how can I say that one person is my best friend and she/he doesn’t feel the same way? Can I have best friends instead? Also, how do you draw the line between a friend and an acquaintance? But what I can say […]
What a year 2016 has been! I flipped through my diary, then penned my last post for the year. My first diary entry in 2016 mentioned a goal that I had, which was to promote local literary works in someways or another. I guess that goal got forgotten along the months, and it came back […]
A lot of times, I have the impulse to go up to someone and ask them something, or just to strike up a friendly conversation. But really, all it ends up as, is just a mere impulse. It’s the sad truth. I’m just not that courageous enough to talk to a stranger. I suppose it’s […]
Like robots By D.G. Sometimes I feel like a robot. Robot with no emotions. Emotions are what differentiates robots from humans (yet), Humans live like robots, sometimes.