Playtime in the Library – Medicine against Creative Writing Blocks

I write for a living and sometimes, I get tired. I look at the blank page and don’t know what to tackle next. It seems so pristine and not really in need of my ego-driven desire to record my thoughts. Whenever I face this ‘paper blank wall’, I remember the blunt advice of my professor … More Playtime in the Library – Medicine against Creative Writing Blocks

Full Moon in Cancer: Howling Emotions, Vulnerability and Invisible People

In the aftermath of the first full moon eclipse of this brave new decade, I sit on a couch in America and pet my flatmate’s fluffly cat while watching a video of a woman watering the burnt paws of a kangaroo in Australia. I cry because this cat is not mine and I will soon … More Full Moon in Cancer: Howling Emotions, Vulnerability and Invisible People