Tragedy Reaction Reminder

It’s been a bad news day, a bad news month. And I am no expert. No one is rushing me for my opinion on anything in breaking news. I can take my time to read, assess, digest, and critically form my views on everything. Shock and sadness won’t drag me into stupidity. Admitting “I don’t…

On A Theme Park Ticket

or If I Tested Myself, Would I Pass? I am trying to find a way back into myself. If you’ve known me at all or stalked me at all, you know I’m just always being a student. The years went by and you might have gone through 3 relationships, or found yourself married, had kids, got…

Bone Memory

Not sure what’s with the top and tail of the video there, but this is a clip from the documentary Echo of The Elephants. Echo’s herd walks around and rediscovers elephant bones of someone close to Echo. Elephants have amazing memories, recognition, and the ability to weep. This already make them far more superior than…

Saturday dream: “We were in a rehab”

We were in a rehab for relifers. yeah, re-life-ers. It was an ensemble cast kind of dream set in a bunch of apartments that felt like a school / academy setting, with a courtyard in the middle. You were someone that I was drawn to, but we weren’t in love or dating as the dream…

Love: A definition exercise

My lecturer asked us to write, in three lines or less, our definition of love. I wasn’t too excited about the idea, but obviously had to do it anyway. OVE; the most overexposed spectrum of human emotion, infected to their pets, capitalized by filmmakers & businesses, dressed up until barely recognized, yet felt quietly by…

Eve and Bali

I met Eve because I never wear a watch. Of course there were the really cool reasons I ended up with everything paid for in Bali 2007 anyway, even if it was to always skip the Ubud Writers festival. Anyway, one of the few times I actually was present was spent queueing in line for…