I have more unfinished stories than friends I have more books on my desk than a list of contacts in my phone book I am writing 24/7 in my head always coming up with ideas and words I always have overwhelming energy to write either early in mornings or late at night A writer I […]
To Kafka and his troublesome spirit To Kafka and his intellect How I read and re-read metamorphosis How I felt like a vermin so insignificant yet valuable being To Kafka’s fears and trembling I dedicate my youth To Kafka I say “I am living your unfinished novel “Amrika”
Vincent holding a bottle near to burn of his black and mild penetrate it to turn into a bong He was watching on “YouTube” as how to make a bong at home We smoked Marijuana from the bong It was much needed escape from reality Then we coach and motivate each other and promise to […]
Literature and arts extends my imagination when there seems to be no way out. My own character developed and take shape during the course of every novel I encounter from my childhood to adulthood writers change, so was their stories, characters change so do I change constantly with the flow of my daily readings. The […]
Hope means a longing for something yet to come. What is the etymology of this word does not concern me anymore? Its meaning has been devoid only to say it has no meaning. Who is the authority? Oxford dictionary or Webster dictionary? Some Linguistics? I say to myself pick up a hammer and smash this […]
There was a time when the decaying Greek thoughts came to life in middle eastern lands. Historians often called it The Islamic Golden Age. All the knowledge were brought in Baghdad where house of wisdom was build by Abbasid Caliphs. It was the center of all learning and scientific thought while the West was in dark […]
I was seven when I first encounter nihilism. I try to see the world without my own existence as how it would look like or can I perceive a world without my being. Do my worries and fears matters? what is the value of this life that I care so much, if my existence makes […]
On This Mothers day absurdity struck me! when I was Reading Albert Camus “The Stranger” before writing this blog.
“Today Mother died. Or maybe yesterday, I don’t know. I got a telegram from the home: ‘Mother deceased. Funeral tomorrow. Faithfully yours.’ That doesn’t mean anything. Maybe it was yesterday.” This absurd opening statement is from the novel “The Outsider” by the great French Algerian Writer Albert Camus who won the noble prize in literature […]
Artist of the day! Leonardo DA Vinci’s Birthday. Here is the most valuable thing we must learn from the Renaissance Man’s story?
If one wanted to see how faithfully art can imitate nature, just look at Leonardo DA Vinci’s works, and he is often known as the Artist as a scientist! Unfortunately, It is devastating to see how our Universities has differentiated art from science as a complete different discipline, humanities are not considered important as much […]
“We should come home from far, from adventures, and perils, and discoveries everyday, with new experience and character.” Wrote Henry David Thoreau So I come home yesterday with a concrete definition of life. Which may not seem appropriate to many but to me it just sounds perfect. “Life is an endless toil for making oneself an […]