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The Homecoming - Complete pdf

What the hell, nobody reads it anyway.

Some book I wrote a bit back can be downloaded as a pdf at this link, if anyone wants to marvel at my wasted effort. 85 more words

Fiction

(mama, I'm sorry)

I’m trying to write about what I feel because the past 36 hours have been surprisingly, unexpectedly difficult.

I’m here in a café – the best one in this city-town – trying to put to words the inner turmoil and unease that has been suffocating me for an entire day. 552 more words

Life In Moments

"What happens to a dream deferred?"

My little achievement story from yesterday:

After having to push some for approval on this – today (at last!) I submitted a request to have Environmental added as my secondary skill pool. 47 more words

Life In Moments

"Why is it that when a Muslim abstains from pork and alcohol, two things essential to many, the seemingly acceptable norm to socially fit in is either that the person has to cave in or to accept becoming the butt of a joke?"

Why is it that when a Muslim abstains from pork and alcohol, two things essential to many, the seemingly acceptable norm to socially fit in is either that the person has to cave in or to accept becoming the butt of a joke? 592 more words

Life In Moments

evening light.

“let go of the old light.
that is what the evening is for.”

— nayirrah waheed

I spent the Sunday of my eventful, long, and strangely out-of-equilibrium week with 1/3 of my dearest friends here – he who, whenever it is just us in deep conversation, listens not with his ears but his whole being – in his preferred café in this sleepy city-town.

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Life In Moments

Chapter Seven

This picture was taken in the early 1900’s, the exact date the picture was taken is unknown. On the right is the home Joseph Goodrich built-in 1838. 402 more words

Rock County Our Story

passing eras.

These days I keep wishing, if only I can have the best of my many worlds in one place –

Whether this means having my best and closest friends from my hometown passing time (of which there’s plenty) with me in Miri; to my Miri-based closest friends enjoying our hangout sessions in my typical go-to hometown neighborhood joints – places that I often bring up in our conversations -; to even the friendships made in Philly and Stanford. 171 more words

Life In Moments