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The lost art of joy - Striking the right chord

In yesterday’s post, we talked about the joy thief of excessive stress, and about finding the right balance to optimise our emotional homeostasis.

Many people assume that if excessive stress leads to no joy, then having a life of no stress would be the opposite and lead to a life of untold happiness. 580 more words


Announcing: MALAISE Anthology!

I’m very excited to announce my next writing project! My pitch has been accepted into MALAISE, a horror anthology centering marginalized voices!

You can see the official announcement… 142 more words

My Writing

Masuk Angin, Hoax atau Fakta? 

Oleh dr. Gustrin Oktaviayu C.

Sebenarnya, istilah masuk angin ini masih menjadi perdebatan dalam dunia kedokteran. Penyakit ini tidak ada di kamus apalagi di kode ICD X. 548 more words


Holiday Bingeing

I just watched 17 episodes of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend in 24 hours. And you know what?  I’m feeling a little crazy too.

This is what happens with an unexpected chunk of free time. 910 more words

Wordle #179

I cannot abide this malaise,
the transition from limbo
to a cell of artificial design.
I want to live in the bones,
in the spaces creased… 110 more words


Maybe it’s a worm in my neural architecture.


I like tuna from cans

I rub the oil on my hands

Then I dump the tuna in a cup

Then I mash the tuna up… 13 more words