Lonely

Standing alone in the sea All those were along, gone long ago What was left, what it was always What was flowing can swallow All that is standing alone

Fundamentals of a Marriage

Marriage is a social agreement to live together. However it has its rules which we normally don’t think about but do practice in our daily life without notice in the case of a successful relationship. Sometimes a troubled relationship needs to look into the book to resolve any dispute either in positive way or  negative… Read More Fundamentals of a Marriage

Be the bright red poppy in a field of yellow flowers

In a society that profits from your insecurities, dare to love your body unconditionally. Be the bright red poppy in a field of yellow flowers. Be the bright red poppy in a field of yellow flowers

queen victoria’s revenge

in the starchy days of the victorian era there was a bearded goat, the noble caballero he had a heart of gold, was an opium wars hero he was a strict vegan with a soft spot for madeira the goat was head of the royal spy agency ‘chimera’ one day he was in a hurry… Read More queen victoria’s revenge

I, The Jury by Mickey Spillane

Turn up the air-conditioning… 😀 😀 😀 😀 Ex-cop and ex-soldier Jack Williams is found shot dead. The police detective in charge of the case knows Williams was a friend of PI Mike Hammer, so calls Hammer in. To Hammer, Jack was more than just a friend, though – during the war Jack saved Hammer’s… Read More I, The Jury by Mickey Spillane

Reasons You Should Never Be Afraid of Conflict

Let’s face it. Conflict is a part of life and something we all encounter at many points in our lives. Many targets and survivors of bullying are deathly afraid of conflict. Why? Because they’ve had so much of it forced on them in the past by bullies who just refused to let them be. Also,… Read More Reasons You Should Never Be Afraid of Conflict

My Newest Obsession: Return of the Squishmallows — Reading Malone

A year ago, I detailed the beginnings of my obsession with the plush toys known as Squishmallows: how I had discovered them, quickly gathered a sizeable hoard, and put limits on my buying to prevent overdoing it. In 2021, the obsession expanded nationwide as Squishmallows became the toy to have, collect, or sell. What […] My… Read More My Newest Obsession: Return of the Squishmallows — Reading Malone

Nymphomaniac: Parts 1 & 2 Review — waxbarricades

Lars von Trier’s odyssey of provocation has sent him into some dark territories. Von Trier seems to have an unerring gift for prodding the soft spots in our collective psyche. With the lack of forbearance for which he has become infamous, he has explored modern anxieties over disability in The Idiots (1998), tapped into the […]… Read More Nymphomaniac: Parts 1 & 2 Review — waxbarricades