The Alpha and the Omega


Deep Thought, Fiction, Life, Narcissism

He sat in the darkness, stretched out over the chair – one leg across the arm rest and his back across the other. All the years of work had finally paid off – he had pierced the centre of the universe and discovered all it’s secrets. He knew everything, he was all seeing, all knowing […]

April 26, 2012

Silence


Fiction

I look out over the water and see nothing. I look back, and the only thing I can see is the pinpoint of light from the boat shed, and many smaller scattered points around it – from the houses, mine and those of my neighbors. I wonder how much time it would take for them […]

March 20, 2009

Releasing Joy


Fiction

Another morning. Another day at work. Smiling, chatting cheerfully, answering queries, guiding employees with only one objective. Making sure that the customer is happy. And the hotel prided itself on getting every customer to come back. And to keep customers happy, he made sure that his employees were happy.

March 10, 2009

Mind Games


Fiction

She: ‘I don’t think we should do it’ He: ‘What are you talking about?’ ‘I don’t think we should get Junior started on chess’ ‘ummm, he’s 4 years old, and it’s as good a time to start as any – wasn’t that when you started?’ ‘Yes, but I fear for what it will do to […]

November 10, 2008