Writing was really my first step into any form of creativity. Down below is a collection of the best stuff I’ve written in the last 7 years. Click on any of these to read further.
Hello, Dear Anxiety
Sometimes I sit and write because I want to. Sometimes it’s only because I haven’t written in so long a while that I start doubting my capability to do so again. This, perhaps, is one of those times.
The Knowledge Games
People are trained here. Everyday. For years. Since their childhood, they're shown their goal. "That's where you have to be.", all the teachers say. They train them day and night, like military soldiers preparing for war.
The question echoed in my mind. All that would come back in was blank space. Emptiness. My eyes opened, and it was blindingly white all around. I squinted my eyes to get used to the brightness.
I've come down to that level of boredom and emptiness that I've decided to write about the same things again, which, ironically, is the lack of ideas. I can very well say that this is not going be like those times when I write without having ideas, which let me tell you, is terrible.
Once Upon A Time
The Princess sat in the little room on top of the tower, looking at the view outside, eagerly waiting for the Prince to come and save her.
Sitting at the candlelit dinner table, their faces glowed a dull shade of yellow. A waiter came and took their order, speaking in a French accent that he’d learnt 2 days ago.
I remember writing about 2019 a few months ago, writing about how so much happened in the year and yet it felt inconsequential, like the year didn't matter at all.
She passed by, nodding her head my way, acknowledging my presence. I nodded back knowingly. We didn't quite know each other though. She had her own world, I had mine..
I recently visited a website for ‘non-fiction writing prompts’ as a way to get me back into writing again. I've always considered a prompts website similar to a writer’s rehab..
A Self Aware Soliloquy
I don't really have a few words to really encapsulate all of 2019. I do have a LOT of words that will make little sense unless they're put together really delicately..