In Their Own World (CBWC: Letter B or W)

Just random pictures of things that start with the letter B or W. Taking a short break from writing poems and just enjoying this sharing of old pictures. One day I may write a poem inspired by these pictures. Please check out Cee’s Black and White Challenge to see more awesome images. For this week,…

Day 6: The Space to Write

Writing can be an absorbing task. When I write, I need books around me. Sometimes accompanied by coffee and food too. I rely on notes sometimes that I have collected. Or sometimes, idea just came out and I wrote without needing any notes. When I write, I can go into my own world. Therefore, a…

Day 1: Why Do I Write?

  I write because I hear voices… No, just kidding. My apology if that sounds unkind. Just trying to start my essay with some catchy words. But putting joke aside, it is to me akin to hearing voices, although not in that sense. I write because I saw, overheard, or read something and then it…

How about a Blind Date with a Book?

I wrote before how books can be like destiny. So why not then entertain a new idea, a blind date with a book. Care to try? Here’s how to do it. PICK A BOOK WITHOUT SEEING ITS COVER. It sounds impossible, but it’s been done. I found the photo below on the internet, more specifically…

Books as Destiny?

The following essay was originally written in January 2016 and published in my other blog. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I’m currently reading two books at the same time. Call me greedy, but I am trying to read both of them as fast as I can. By next week when the new semester starts, who knows if I’ll have…

The Story of Three Best Friends

There are these three best friends, who always come together at night time, mostly on weekends. It’s hard for them to find time to meet during weekdays because of “other priorities”. Tonight for example, on this late Sunday night, they meet again. And what a moment it is. They sure feel like they are in…