The art of living.

Living is indeed an art. The common misconception about art though, is that it only comes with natural talent- either you have it, or you don’t. Some people draw, some paint, and some express their “art” in other ways, like photography or music. This is true, perhaps, to some extent, more towards the way we…

The Fear of Being Alone

I’ve had this conversation many a times with friends. I thought I was alone in having a fear of being alone. Turns out, many of us have this fear. It doesn’t mean we like being around large groups of humans either. It only means we can’t be by ourselves, or don’t know how to be by ourselves, at home or outside.

As sparks fly.

People will try to hurt you with words- people who call themselves your friends will go around in circles, sometimes kicking you down, just so they can stay afloat. It’s called self-interest, and it usually transcends friendship and similar sentiments. There will be better people- people who stay by your side as the world starts…

Closure

Goodbyes are something that some may take for granted. It is just a word, right? Two syllables that mean almost nothing. But one thing that I have regretted most the last 7 years is how I never got the chance to say that word to my best friend before she took her last breath, thousands…

Not today.

A lot has been going on lately. I’ve been going through some stuff. A month or two ago, I made a resolution to sort of tweak the way I write. I’ve always expressed the darker side of my life and my feelings in words, and despite many people telling me about how they can relate,…

Life’s A Game. Wanna Play?

Most of us float along, unaware of our surroundings. Come on, we’re young and we’re reckless – we have the world at our feet. But we have to get out there. Make ourselves known to the world. Grab your passport, leave your comfort zone, and leave your home. Plan nothing. We need excitement, need that…