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Feminism - a poem

Before you read the poem, I’d just like to say that I think the way feminism has developed is a bit ridiculous, epitomized very much by the Sir Tim Hunt ‘scandal’, and this is my attempt at writing a satirical poem aimed at ‘feminists’ like the ones associated with this ridiculous scandal. 169 more words

Literature

A critique of Oxford World Classics' version of Thomas De Quincy's Confessions of an English Opium-Eater:

This was the first introduction to De Quincy that I ever read. I thought that Morrison’s introduction to the book, though well-written, contained some fundamental flaws. 365 more words

Addiction

War Is Hell - Joseph Heller's "Catch-22"

When it comes to the insanity of war, Joseph Heller’s classic novel Catch-22 operates under the following principle — you’re damned it you do; damned if you don’t. 308 more words

Love: Your higher consciousness

When we look at the immensity of the firmament in a night with no light
Just to see a far away star, through darkness, distance and time;
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Spirituality

What is The Stanley Parable?

Recently, I played “The Stanley Parable”.  It’s a game, that much I can say for sure.  At least I think.

When I first downloaded the game from Steam, I read many reviews like: (1) it’s a game but it’s not a game, (2) there is an end but there is not an end, (3) you make decisions but maybe you don’t.   931 more words

Gaming

Free Style Writing: Knots

So I was nominated for some free style writing by https://inquisitivemindandstubbornheart.wordpress.com and it was just what I needed to kick writers block in the behind. I hadn’t written in a while and this was a fun way to get back at it. 395 more words

Writing

We Indians are a nation of surprising paradoxes. The biggest such paradox being that we still are a one billion strong nation state and we continue to exist inspite of these.

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Caste Politics