Things We Lost in the Fire

“I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you.” -Friedrich Nietzsche No faerie wings could be as fragile, no dandelion as ephemeral as trust- trusting someone or something. It’s the bedrock of all our ideologies, and our belief in people. The world will become, and probably […]

Shall I Compare Thee to a Malicious Abuser?

What is love? The most asked question with the most bone-cringing, soul-stinging, winsome and lonesome answers. I’m not going there-because I don’t know what it is. I am here to talk about something else. I’ll tell you what love is not. I’m gonna tread dangerous waters here and mention the word abuse. It’s messy and […]


Suicide. The word, for me, conjures up some pretty unflattering images. We all think that it is a really big deal. No way can something like that happen to people around us. And, no! It’s impossible that we may ever have thoughts vaguely like ending our lives. But guess what, it may very well happen. […]