A list of things I fell in love with this Summer. A short revisit to one of your favorite poetry themes.
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There is a reason we love to sleep. When you spend your entire day fighting monsters, And watch yourself lose anyway, You get tired and your shoulders slouch. When the sword becomes too heave to carry, But the villain still triumphs, You get fed up and your eyes feel drowsy. When you stay up all Christmas night, But Santa never shows up, You are disappointed and you go to bed. (Read more)
You don't need other planets or parallel universes to have alternate realities. In a world of seven billion people, it might be safe to think you are unique, but your dreams may not be. There are thousands of people out there achieving everything you've wanted, and thousands who see you achieving everything they have ever wanted. That's where Rumi butts in and makes things worse by stating that 'the grass is always greener on the other side'. This tendency of having different dreams and a never-ending thirst to achieve them, creates an alternate reality in the lives of thousands of people. (Read more)
War is so much more than just history. Let's just hope we never write such a history again. (Read more)
We all face an existential crisis at some point in life. Why succumb to the rain when you should be finding shelter? (Read more)