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On this Two Way Street (Short Story)

It is a peculiar place. In a November afternoon reminiscing of an April of years ago – the crispy breeze amongst a sun bestowing light generously but only teasing samples of its warmth. The leaves that left, the soil that wept but the seasons are one and the same. All in this vicinity that had…
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Social media – To leave or not to leave?

If it doesn’t have an internet presence, does it exist? Ah, the validation we seek. I’d been pondering over social media for a long time – whether I should leave it and make more of time, its positives and harms etc and until mid 2015 I think Facebook, for me, was the big one. I’d…
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Five minutes (Short story)

From the balcony, he could see the grey area between life and death. Pedestrians, so small and insignificant from where he stood over and watched, scurrying like ants… but they weren’t like ants…far from it. Ants co-operate, ants protect, ants work tirelessly and can see the goals in their sacrifice. Ants don’t, or at least…
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It's nothing personal…(Poem)

It’s nothing personal…   Yet my world made me nonplussed where more was becoming less constructs over a core emptiness mirages coating our not being fussed   When it became more about being in the know less about knowing actual beings actors in this virtual show creating a mass acceptance of seeming   Though maybe…
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Until the time comes (Poem)

I don’t have the time… to attend all the I do’s, to make amends with fake friends; to visit in spirals, to stop by for elderly relatives; albeit they may be lonely, to strive for hospitality; a welcoming abode homely.   I have not the time to… offer help to a neighbour, to volunteer and…
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