ADHD nation

My friend called me from Thailand a few weeks back to send some positive vibes. She has always struck me as a strong, opinionated woman. Last year she went back home and spent almost nine months at a meditation retreat to work on herself. I sometimes wonder how many months or years I would need Read More …

Dutiful

Some people aren’t multitaskers. I’m not referring to work as such, but emotions. If you’re emotionally involved in one thing and want to make it right, they can’t dump something else on you and immediately expect the right result. If people don’t understand how you feel or it doesn’t make sense to them, the worst Read More …

The Comedian

“In a civilized society freedom to offend should be protected.” – Nigel Warburton “I’m not changing anything,” I said to Keith, standing tall with my palms pressing hard on his desk. Before he could say anything, I left his office, thinking to myself, who were the censors to decide what was appropriate or not for Read More …

Hedge

1) JESSE (Boston) His parents died today, he thought. The flickering stage lights were the reason why Jesse wore shades during his band’s show. The Gibson guitar felt heavier than usual, and he found himself skipping parts of his own lyrics. But the crowd was jumping and cheering all the same. He had played at Read More …

There is none

Afternoon naps usually come with vivid images, sometimes even shocking ones. It also happens that a dream repeats itself, putting you in an eerie place (which might not be the same place all the time), where you feel insecure, frightened and disoriented. I can’t describe that place, but the feeling is always the same – Read More …

Prevalent

The blame game goes on. In the media and in politics, they don’t call it racism. In the meantime, a Chinese lady takes a shit on a white family’s property. The appalled mother approaches the Chinese lady, who was probably doing her morning digestion walk, and her bowel movement went too fast. The mother films Read More …