In Pursuit Of Meaning

i. Twenty-four has taught me that happiness isn’t the highest aim of life or even a consistent phenomenon. As I look back, I’ve always yearned to get to the ideal mental destination, where I’m at peace with things, but that destination is an illusion. I’ve come across countless people, songs, books, films, experiences, dreams, cultures, […]

Lost and Found

Have you ever felt spellbound by the beauty of a simple moment? When you’re gazing skyward and you feel like your heart is drenched in the light of the sun, and your thoughts for once aren’t swinging all over the place. You’re aligned with timelessness and are just being a humble observer. Some places do […]

A Short Story

So I had to write a story under 250 words for work, using a line from the book ‘I Capture the Castle’ by Dodie Smith as a prompt. Here’s some flash fic in response to the prompt – “I write this sitting in the kitchen sink” (didn’t have much time but this was quite fun.)  […]

September Blues

psithurism (noun) A word with Ancient Greek origins, psithurism is defined as the rustling whispers of the trees in a windy day, or the melodic swooshes from the leaves on the ground.  etymology: psithuros = whispering    2:19 A.M i. I keep running into you, In the middle of your favorite song, And in the tattered notes, I […]

Labyrinth of Gloom

When I was younger, I used to believe in possibilities and happy places. I wanted to grow up faster to experience life all at once. And then suddenly, I grew up and I lost faith in things like magic. I’ve felt numb on days – this general lack of emotion was completely alien to me […]