Grateful

I decided on the title of this post before I even knew what I was going to write about. The general mood in my family is gloomy. My youngest sister, Baby, is at the ICU, and when people ask me what she’s being cured of, it’s difficult to give a short reply. We’re all either… Read More Grateful

In the name of…

I’m better with the written word. I think everyone who knows me will agree. It’s not that my oral skill is deficient; it’s that I tend to be emotional. On paper, I’m able to maintain the proper distance. My words and emotions are two entities. In an emotional moment, when I have to express myself… Read More In the name of…

On Mediocrity

Speaking of mediocre beasts, I watched the Beauty and the Beast movie. It had been hyped for years now, the live-action version of the critically-celebrated 1990s animation. The new movie certainly looked good in the teasers, but as a whole and in comparison with the animated movie, it’s just uninspired.… Read More On Mediocrity