The power of imagination

The power of imagination

One of my childhood memories that I cherish is of the fiction story books I enjoyed immersing myself into during and after school. Granted, I was a slim lanky loner kid, naive and scared of the world before me. I spent most of my time aloof and oblivious of that world and preferred to stay [...]

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Do you know you?

I'm seated on a wooden four-legged chair with a high back, this very seat that overlooks a white wall overlain in flowery wallpaper. It is in this very seat that I often settle down to write, and it is this same damn wall that I sometimes find myself staring at for hours on end when [...]

Second Chances

6.30pm, Friday. You're in your favorite bar, a beer in front of you. It is the color of the setting sun, and it's frothing at the top. The glass is full to the brim and you take a gulp. You've just been laid off from work - at a consultancy firm set in the middle [...]