Living a normal, bourgeois life, being unaffected by whatever’s happening, kids like us dying, bleeding, screaming out for someone to help them, kids like us, in their early twenties dying from a bullet wound. Has this all become a staple everyday news headline that the thought of it doesn’t make our blood boil? Was it […]
“Propaganda is to a democracy what the bludgeon is to a totalitarian state.” – Noam Chomsky 15 September, being the World Democracy day, started being observed way back in 2007, almost 10 years ago. This article is written just to bring to light a few details (about democracy and its constituents) that are left out by […]
The most disheartening sight to see is a person being careful, that’s when all the commotion starts. People are living too carefully these days, spending more time on pondering upon what they should do after five years, we’re all forgetting about the greater aspect of life – the now. Sitting cautiously awake at night, panning […]
I’m asleep by the ocean, it comes and goes like a slithering reptile, always looking to swallow more and more, wants constantly increasing, looking to drown everything in it’s way without remorse. We are all carrying our day out in baskets, until eventually it all falls through and meets the rubble on the ground, where […]
I see all those refugees, they cavort about like peasants looking for a getaway. They do not see me, I’m just a bunch of pieces put together doltishly, just a figure sitting in insularity. I don’t crave for the iodised sea shore, the waves come and go, at night is when the shores and the […]
We are all reduced to pawns in this bizarre theatre, a spotlight is following us all, no matter where we go, we are under constant scrutiny. The fact that every action of ours is seen with a microscopic vision has led us to act in a way that we think is acceptable. Acceptance is the […]
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
– Albert Camus