Sometimes People Change

Sometimes People Change

We only call our friends if we need something from them, if they have successful business ventures, we want to partner with them. When they are buying drinks at the club, we want to feel the burn of whiskey on our tongues. And when shit hits the fan? Our silence is conspicuous. It's a cold world, isn't it?

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What if success never made us happy

What if success never made us happy

She seems sad and lonely too, just like him. Why on earth would they be unhappy when they seem to have everything going on for them, a beautiful home, money in the bank obviously, and probably a lot of property in their name? It's like there is something fundamental lacking in their seemingly rich lives. A deprivation. To me it's a puzzle, and I can't seem to find the missing pieces.

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 [...]