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A life among strangers

Not having too many relatives, there is a major risk in my life: to depend on and live among strangers. I have just finished re-watching one of my favourite film noirs, “The Postman Always Rings Twice”, with Lana Turner and John Garfield. 558 more words

Monique Classique

Why Alone 9/25

I spend time with myself maybe a little too much. Why do I need others? When do I start missing someone? Shouldn’t self-validation be greater than another’s approval? 67 more words

In The Now

Leila's Hair Museum

Buongiorno, bellissima,

The advancement of technology has made us forget so many things from our past. Washing machines make us forget that it used to take days rather than hours to do one load of laundry, indoor plumbing makes us forget the struggles with sanitation and hygiene from yesteryears, and cameras make us forget what it took to preserve a memory. 512 more words

Worth Exploring

Day 69: Allocating Resources with Caution

Choosing how to spend my time, whom to spend it with and when and how long to spend it has been truly empowering.

I used to go out even when I don’t feel like it only because it’s a weekend, due to the feeling of obligation/boredom or to avoid hurting feelings. 103 more words

Daily Sharing Challenge

The re-election of Jeremy Corbyn & the Scottish left

The Scottish independence movement has to ask itself what it stands for.

Is it that single issue? That regardless of your personal politics, whether they make comfortable bedfellows with the Greens, or UKIP considers them a bit much, Scottish independence is a separate debate from your party vote? 525 more words


What an interesting week it's been!!

For those of you who read my last post, I talked about how I needed to be more ruthless and take leaps of faith. Well this week, I have taken a massive leap of faith. 675 more words

ബലോചിസ്ഥാന്റെ വേദനകള്‍

ഇന്ത്യ ഉന്നയിച്ചു എന്നതുകൊണ്ടു മാത്രം ശ്രദ്ധിക്കപ്പെടേണ്ട ഒന്നാണോ ബലോചിസ്ഥാനിലെ മനുഷ്യാവകാശ ലംഘനം? അല്ല തന്നെ. ബലോചിസ്ഥാനില്‍ പാക് സൈന്യം അക്ഷരാര്‍ത്ഥത്തില്‍ നടപ്പാക്കുന്നത് വംശഹത്യയാണ്. ബലോചികളുടെ പരിദേവനങ്ങള്‍ ലോകത്തിന്റെ കര്‍ണ്ണങ്ങളില്‍ കൂടുതല്‍ ഉച്ചത്തില്‍ പതിക്കാന്‍ ഇന്ത്യയുടെ പിന്തുണ കാരണമായിട്ടുണ്ട് എന്നു മാത്രം.
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