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

Hello Poppet!


Deep Thought, Dreams, Flight Plan, Life, love

Think of this wide expanse we call life. Suppose reality was like a sheet and you and I are ‘shapes’ popping up in this sheet. We are like sock puppets – ¬†Shakespeare could’ve been a little more specific – All the world is a stage, and we are merely sock puppets.

September 21, 2011

The question


Life, Non Random Links

It’s the question that drives us. And when you lose your drive, maybe you can ask yourself the question. What question, you ask? Maybe one of these. Or you could come up with your own questions. One of the questions I love asking is what do you dream about? What do you want to do […]

April 5, 2010

Parallel Worlds


Life

So many choices available, and each option leads down a good road. When each road, and every destination looks good, and you know that any choice you make, you would make the choice work – how do you step beyond the choice and do what’s really your choice? Analysis paralysis beckons, and the sheer plethora […]

October 8, 2009

Making a point: A letter to myself


Life

It’s all pointless, isn’t it? It really doesn’t matter. Nothing matters. All the hopes and fears,we are so full of ourselves that we choke on the garbage we fill our minds with, and throw up before we can stuff anymore of ourselves down our throats. It’s all pointless, and it doesn’t mean a thing. We […]

July 5, 2009

Headed down?


Life

The sun was bright. In fact, it was dazzling. I couldn’t look at it – it seemed like someone had set off a few flash bulbs in my face. I had to close my eyes and open them slowly. I couldn’t remember the last time I had been so dazzled by sunlight. Hold that thought. […]

April 20, 2009

Cricket for a cause


Life, Non Random Links

This weekend, a friend organized a game of cricket at a park. He didn’t allow his ignorance of the game or it’s rules prevent him, and it didn’t prevent most of his friends either – who although blessed with the good humor, irresistible good looks and the charming Irish accent, were singularly unequipped with cricketing […]

March 9, 2009