Culture

As we navigate the various spheres of our lives, we are confronted with the general attitudes, beliefs and ignorances that define our society—this is how we process and react.

Freedom Isn’t Free

A friend of mine asked me to go with her to an appointment. Anna. We hadn’t been friends long but she was new...

Facing Yesterday

I was afraid. It was as simple and as complicated as that. It hit me with the force of a storm, two days ago....

The ‘H’ Word

Not too long ago, I found an old iPod of mine that I hadn't used since about 2007. After charging it up, I started...

The Day I Discovered I Wasn’t Ugly

I remember the first time I noticed I was ugly.  It wasn't like I hadn't heard the word several times before but this time...

Give Me That Ritalin

"Well, you're definitely going to score somewhere on the scale," my psychologist said to me when I handed her back the questionnaire. I've always wondered...

Murder Me

I murdered myself today. It’s nothing that you plan, like a bank robbery or shoplifting. It’s something that happens, the heat of the moment,...

Easy Love

I fall in love every fifteen minutes. I can’t help it; I can’t wait at a traffic light to cross the street without falling...