How much precaution is too much precaution?
I gave myself six months at the start of 2020 to figure out a career plan. I quit my full-time job to pursue writing and editing as a freelancer. Naturally, I was skeptical and uncertain. It’s always nerve-wracking leaving the certainty of a monthly paycheck to dabble in something as shaky as freelancing. But I […]
Experiencing loss, one memory at a time.
Embracing stillness and adapting to the mundane.
The anti-narcotics team had arrived. We were about to go through another rigorous round of security check. Sheru, one of the sniffer dogs, was sun-bathing when he heard his name being called, after which, he jumped excitedly and proceeded towards us. If you’re a fully functional human being with a heart, the sight of a […]
Celebrating 100 posts and reflecting on the years gone by.
What is happiness?
Trying my hand at flash fiction by taking inspiration from real life people.
Is working in a publishing house worth it?
In this post, I talk about what it’s like being a teacher, and finding yourself doing something you never imagined doing.