Faces of Fire

​​The shining flame of the candle, The burning roar of the pyre, The blazing light in her eyes, The charred remains of his house, The youths’ laughter around the campfire, The rage nurtured by the beast, The delectable smell of the cooking meal, The fearsome and fierce wildfire, The tamed glow at the end of…

Fitting in the Millennial Age: Image

In today’s “millennial” day and age, it’s all about looking good. Image is pivotal. Social standing depends on how “in” your look is, how well you pout your lips and even how hot the friend beside you looks in the photo. The pressure to fit in is stronger than ever before and harder than ever…

Ireland: A Solo Adventure

“You’re crazy.” “It’s never going to happen.” “Alone? Why?” The negativity swarmed around me as my resolute grew firmer. I was going to do this. It wasn’t that I didn’t have reservations about being a solo traveller, but this was something I determined to try. So, after a great deal of begging, pleading, convincing and…