I’ve been packing recently, and in the hoards of stuff I’ve dug out, there were a couple of VHS tapes from my childhood. The most significant is one my mother recorded when I was about a year old. In it, I am a shorn-headed brown-skinned little precocious gabbler, getting quite beaten up by her elder… Continue reading Of Mama, and Baba
It was a whim that drove me yesterday to begin searching for love poetry written by women authors, or at the very least from a female perspective. Although this has been up and coming for a long time – ever since I immersed myself properly in Pablo Neruda’s work, and found that poem after lovely,… Continue reading Of poetry and the male form.
One of the most interesting problems in the theories surrounding consciousness is the problem of other minds. Basically we can use ‘I think, therefore I am’ to conclude within reasonable doubt that ‘I’ exist, therefore something along the lines of a consciousness that is ‘I’ exists. But the problem of other minds is simply this:… Continue reading Of the problem of other minds, and Love.
Um. Just some rambling. *blushes slightly* – My last chance. My reason to risk it all, my reaffirmation that I’m not as good as I seem. In my world, you’re the only open painting on a wall where the others have drapes, are hidden under a veil. You’re the oil colours I treasure, that I… Continue reading of recent events.
At the beginning of the A levels, I wrote three short stories which were and probably will remain my most favourite ever. They were written at a time which was very turbulent, and after them I didn’t write anything creative for a very long time. Stranger is one of the three. It has taken some… Continue reading Day 7 – Stranger
I’m posting this late because I couldn’t think of an appropriate title after a friend suggested Chutney ki Jawaani. That stuck so badly but was so inappropriate for the story that it took me so much time to think of something else 😛 Again, inspired by the song Genda Phool from the movie Delhi 6.… Continue reading Day 3 – Pickled Sunshine
The Goddess of Flaming Love Also known as Amikatinaya, this Goddess is the Goddess of Flaming Love. She wields power in the decisions taken by the deep realms in the hearts of men, and much havoc in the hearts of these mortals she has caused and continues to cause, so far as the myth goes. … Continue reading The Goddesses – 1 – Amikatinaya