In Michael Crummey’s short story “Bread”, the anonymous husband tells his wife when they first get married that: “two people should never say the word love until they have eaten a sack of flour together”. While this may sound abstract and metaphorical, it simply means that love takes time to develop, like flour takes time […]Read more "Modern Dating: The Bread That Hardly Rises"
So I’ve just finished the entire series of the Jonas Brothers’ taking over of The Late Night Show With James Corden and was left with no regrets. Swear to God, I was by no means obsessed or impressed with these three charming guys back in the days when they first launched their highly influential career […]Read more "I’m A ‘Sucker’ For The Jonas Brothers"
What do we have to do to be happy? I know asking this question at 8 PM on a Sunday evening is kind of weird and random (and somewhat snobby), but if you think about it you will find it rather relevant. Whenever I get to sit down and have some deep ass conversations with […]Read more "Happiness Is Overrated"
The first thing that comes up to our minds when we see people doing some weird shit on the street is probably, “Yo, what’s wrong with that fella?”, and wearing sunglasses where the sun isn’t out is one of the most frequently called-out behaviours.Read more "Wearing Sunglasses At Night"
The moment you confidently project yourself to the world, people will be naturally drawn to you.Read more "I Hate My English Accent"
There are, sadly, days where you have almost nothing on your mind to direct your focus on. And as a writer, that couldn’t possibly be any more frustrating. The TV keeps delivering news, but nothing sounds ridiculous enough for you to rant on. The people you know and follow on Instagram keep posting photos, but […]Read more "Stuck On Words And How I Got Out Of It"
I always remember the first time I met An. She was a young, bright and energetic lady who seemed like both an experienced barista and a perfectionist – always put together, and does things effortlessly. “When you steam milk,” An patiently explained, “make sure you lower the pitcher to 1/4 of the wand, aerate it […]Read more "An Carson: When Flowers Bloom In The Dark"
I was scrolling through the Instagram feed when I saw the new logo and monogram recently released by Balmain back in December 2018, completely shocked, but not in a positive way.Read more "Not Ready For The Fashion Rebrand Craze? So Am I."
She listens patiently to her clients’ concerns, with a reliable smile that frequents on her face and an unmatchable tolerance toward the cluttered living room and the rowdy children. Crouching delicately on her knees, she smoothly folds the wrinkling T-shirt into a small rectangular piece that stands firmly on the floor. The faces of the […]Read more "Clean It Like Marie Kondo, But Just Stop Buying Like Crazy"
Celebs and their fans are probably gonna hate us for writing this one, but well, I did.Read more "Celebrities Are For Fun Only"
Two men were left on a small island in the middle of an ocean.Read more "Stop Running Wild With Our Eyes Blindfolded"
She hurled her opponent, Tamikka Brents to the ground, and speedly made her way up. Standing straight with her fists wrapped in boxing gloves constantly bouncing in the air in front of her face, she is a head taller than her rival. Her eyes fiercely pinned on the person in front of her, before she […]Read more "Should Trans Women Be Allowed To Compete With Women?"
New Year is coming, and like any other year, you know for sure that by Jan 1, your Facebook newsfeed is going to get invaded by the so-called ‘New Year’s resolution’ posts from friends and acquaintances (again). We all enjoyed making New Year’s resolution when we were younger, but as more years passed by, the […]Read more "An Intervention for New Year’s Resolution"
During the holiday season, people tend to spend for almost anything. From preparing for that glamorous feast on Christmas’ Eve and sleepless nights at the club to all the good deals from your favorite online stores, the fun definitely has to go on as your wallet gradually grows thinner. Have you ever noticed how Christmas […]Read more "Beware of Those Christmas Temptations"
In a small corner in a college library, Lisa sat quietly, eyes glued to the screen, her fingers constantly rolled on the mouse pad of her Macbook. There was a slight frown on her forehead as she concentrated on reading the job descriptions on Glassdoor, Indeed, Craigslist and a bunch of other job search platforms. […]Read more "Hey All You 20-something, Breathe"