Writer/blogger among other things. I'm multi-passionate and enjoy writing about all that attract my attention and interest.
It is Possible to Be Single and Happy
I’m closer to forty now than thirty. I’m single, and by the look of things, I’ll likely remain single for the rest of my life. And my aunt just told me that I’d ruined my life… because I’m single??? I mean, sure, her mentality is stuck in the '60s, but still…
The Good People
The year was 2011. It was Summer, and New York City was melting. I had just moved into a rather quaint apartment near Prospect Park. It was perfect, only, there was no air conditioning.
My First Encounter with Racism Didn’t Come from a White Person
Call me sheltered or privileged or naive, but although I knew the word “racism”, I never really knew what it was until I witnessed it first hand.
The Thing About "Bad Writing" These Days
The internet is abuzz these days with woes and worries about how oh how said space is filled with trash writing. Let's see, some of the misgivings go like this:
10 Tips to Becoming a Writer When You Lack the Talent
I’ve been in the process of becoming a writer for a while now. That’s right. I’m becoming it! You see, there are several stages to one’s becoming something. Sometimes the process is so subtle that it feels as though you’ve always been “it”.
Am I Too liberal for You? Why Thank You!
I was with a friend when the topic of dating and marriage came up. I’m in my thirties and single, so this seems to be a topic of much curiosity with many of my acquaintances, especially the younger ones.
Street Photography in Strange Territory
Jeff Wall had the best ideas. He used to stage photographs that looked like they were street photographs. But in reality, they weren’t. The “street” photographs he took way back in the early 80s were reconstructions of what Wall envisioned street shots should be like.
I've Been Abused and Now I'm Often Misunderstood
Every now and then I hint at my childhood abuse. For the most part though, I stop at hinting because talking about these things isn’t easy. Especially not when the abuser is someone who’s supposed to give love unconditionally.