This Week's Pick is the story of Angela Carter and her works on dissension. We learn about how her dissension from social realism originated from her overprotective mother who wouldn't even allow her to use the bathroom with the door closed and her first marriage which she described as 'burning-all-bridges-of-escape-except-one'. But what did she really … Continue reading Breaking The Rules
What does boredom do to you? Do you feel lonely because you are bored? Or you are bored because you are lonely? Read more about boredom and mind-wandering and/or daydreaming in this week’s pick... http://m.nautil.us/issue/53/monsters/what-boredom-does-to-you?utm_source=Nautilus&utm_campaign=8d332f8169-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_10_25&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_dc96ec7a9d-8d332f8169-61045157 Until next week...
Which one haven't you read? George Orwell's 1984 or Animal Farm? Your high school days were definitely boring. This week's pick is Nick Slater's essay on how authority fetishists like the right wing theorist Paul Joseph Watson and the liberal plutocrat Hilary Clinton use Orwell's name in vain. Read more here...https://www.currentaffairs.org/2017/10/taking-orwells-name-in-vain Until next week...
Dear pals, it’s me again, from the other side. You haven’t heard from my personal file for a while now- is it a while? Or it’s been almost a year. It’s still a while. But the duration doesn’t really matter as far as I know every one of my friends is doing well and working … Continue reading Dear Pals,
'Plagiarists never do it once': meet the sleuth tracking down the poetry cheats https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/sep/09/poetry-plagiarism-copying-maya-angelou-ira-lightman-will-storr?CMP=share_btn_tw
I slogged to unearth the darkness But you lashed out my flickering light Because the darkness cover your avid Your greed has made you gravid. You are filled with clouded truths and open lies. All I ever wanted was to open your covert covet All you ever wanted was the truth I couldn't speak So … Continue reading Brighter Lights
Ay! prithee thear awesomeness Relive this fettered heart with ransomness And turn today's misery to the morrow's memory I will remember thee when I write the story Of how your thunder flickered in my dark Oh thou rainbow beyond the ark! Ye sightly colored goddess Halt the rains and bring freshness Thou art beyond what … Continue reading A Song To Love
I stood stead in the heavy downpour, Hoping to find my voice in the never cadencing thunderstorm Which took with it the sand upon which I stood. I desired to carve my orbit In the whirling wind But couldn't find my feet in these sinking sand. The Meliaciae which gave everyone aegis Have been burnt … Continue reading Endangered Species
It cannot be just a speculation that same-sex attraction evolved in our ancestors through female acts that undermine male sexual coercion. Feminism, subtle as its progression has been, still sounds revolutionary today just like Darwin’s Theory of Evolution. Darwin's contention that selection-based mate choices is different from natural selection, as females … Continue reading ?Feminism caused same-sex attraction
Everything seems heavy to carry This hatchet is impossible to burry I dug this orb and reached the dangling edge of a peninsula The cold tides keep rushing into my fibula. Now I'm caught between two worlds. Frosted with only a pen as my sword.