Tag: relationship

(Note to readers: I have inserted many links to my SOW private journal. These journal entries are inaccessible to the public.) On the second day of SOW, I crystallised four issues1 that I wanted to and thought that I would grapple with, and maybe resolve,2 during SOW. This is my post-SOW reflection; I’ll traverse each issue […]

Some caveats: (1) The two lists should be read cumulatively. (2) The two lists should not be read in a quantitative way. I have merely brainstormed as many pros / cons / reasons / fears as possible. The qualitative analysis – whether and to what extent each point is valid – will come in the next few weeks. (3) […]

1.   Caged I like the adventures because you know that when they say, “I’ve got a plan,” and then they tell you, you know it’s not going to work. And when they say, “I’ve got a plan,” and they don’t tell you, you know it is going to work, and it’s all very exciting. I […]

“Friends are unnecessary; like philosophy, like art.” In his treatise on love, thus said the Lion Whom the wicked witch killed: she played her part To conjure or procure the white mountain. Garlics too are wicked: they have their place – On dark nights during eternal winters, On train rides at the dawn of dreary […]

“I couldn’t get you to the ocean, but there was nothing stopping me bringing the ocean to you.” – Neil Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane We are oceans, deep and dark Where raging storm and surface calm Churn against horizon stark As sirens sing alluring psalms We plunge the abyss of our souls […]