Never Fall in Love with a Diver

There are many reasons why it is easy to fall in love with a diver. It could be their unwavering love for the ocean or their unbelievable ability to keep calm under pressure. Here are a few reasons why you should never fall in love with a diver. “Something, most certainly, happens to a diver’s…

Dear Arthur

Dear Arthur, Your highness, I have heard a lot of stories about you ( one of the most known king across the world). Awesome name by the way, I hoped for something legendary like yours (bear-like). Unfortunately, my parents came up with a longer, more complicated one. I wanted to know a few things about…

Tableau : A Tale of Perspectives

A man and a woman walk through the park together, holding hands. They pass an old woman sitting on a bench. The old woman is knitting a small, red sweater. The man begins to cry. “Why are you crying Paul?”, I asked him. It was a warm breezy morning in the park and I did not…

Losing Love: Part 1

An awkward middle child born into a simple family in a quaint city. She always felt so small, her existence seemed meaningless and insignificant. She tho grew up thinking that she was either a shadow or invisible. You see her wearing baggy clothes loose clothes because she thought that her arms and legs were ugly and oversized….

Letter She Wrote

Rummaging through an old cabinet, filled with my mother’s vintage items. On the left side, a locked drawer. Using her key, I opened it and inside a piece of paper. I curiously unfurled it. “I do not want to bring shame to the family.” It was my sister’s suicide letter.

The Soundtracks to My Life

There is always something magical about music. For every influx of emotion we experience there is always a song that best describes how we feel. The melody and words that goes with each one connects to our soul. We might speak different languages but we share similar love for songs. I am a music lover that…

Writing101 : The Free Write

To write whatever comes to mind, no pretentions, no boundaries, no edits. Punctuations, grammar and spelling do not matter at all. To let the words flow from the heart. To speak carelessly and just be here and now. Whatever comes is written. Logic can sometimes be limiting. There are things beyond order, a beautiful chaos…

Stop Being A Soubrette : Be The Lead

Soubrette? What? You probably haven’t heard of this word before, nor did I, up until I came across while reading an online dictionary (one of my geeky diversions). If you know this term then you probably part of the cultured class that appreciates and enjoys theatres and operas. Soubrette according to Merriam-Webster is a coquettish…