Well, summer is officially here, the sun is scorching, and I just wanted to post something to state that I’ll be taking a “leave of absence” from blogging for at least a couple of months. To be honest, I just don’t have the same drive, energy or inspiration that I had when first starting out. […]Read more "Summer Break"
“Rage, rage against the dying of the light.” This is a quote which I first heard in the Interstellar movie, but then found out it’s actually from a poem written by Dylan Thomas entitled, ‘Do not go gentle into that good night’. Quite the mouthful! It’s quite romantic as well, don’t you think so too? […]Read more "Rage Against the Machine"
Everyone’s got a story to tell. Whenever a person decides to embark on therapy, there’s always some narrative to go along with it. Whether it’s about past trauma, a difficult period during one’s life, some dysfunctional family issue; there’s always a reason. The story which I’ve told every single therapist remains pretty much the same in […]Read more "The Therapy Story"
I read this book recently called Wonder, by R.J. Palacio. I loved it. It’s very good, very easy to read, and tells the story of a boy called August Pullman. So, I just wanted to do a quick review of it; it’s the 1st time I review a book on this blog, so hope you […]Read more "Wonder – Book Review"
What does it mean “to get better”? Often, you may hear people say “just hang in there, it’ll get better”. Does it? How? When? So many questions come to mind. Like, will we wake up one day and everything will be ‘perfect’? Like something out of a Disney movie? That wouldn’t be so bad, and life […]Read more "Getting Better"
It’s kinda funny how things work out sometimes, life can be really strange that way, you know? A friend used to tell me how when his life is finally over, he’d like there to be written on his tombstone, “it’s all a big joke”. Like for real. Stories have a way of captivating us, taking […]Read more "Coming Back from Oblivion"
There were a million things I would have liked to write about in the past month or so, but maybe I’ve been struck by the infamous “writer’s block” syndrome. It’s time to break the silence and let some thoughts loose. Apologies for being absent for so long; when I’m not posting much it’s mainly because […]Read more "Gravel April"