Originally published on: Academy of Ideas Free Minds for a Free Society. Check out the link below: https://youtu.be/SPuRxF6P5Hk The following is a transcript of this video. “You must be ready to burn yourself in your own flame; how could you rise anew if you have not first become ashes?” Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra How can… Continue reading Rising from the Ashes of your pyre: Psychological Re-birth Part-1
Demasiado desamor te deja sin corazón. -experience taught me. If there's anything time teaches us, it's lessons. Time and again, we are reminded of how history has a way of repeating itself and how we should seek wisdom from history and learn to grow and evolve with changing times. I once used to think that… Continue reading Sin Corazón y Feliz
Hi, hello everyone! Welcome to another great playlist curated with much enthusiasm and passion by yours truly! There's a saying that when you're happy, you enjoy the music but when you're sad, you understand the lyrics. And it's true. Music has the ability to release endorphins into our system and has so much influence on… Continue reading #1 Playlist
Pride. What does Pride mean to you? I know #PrideMonth just got over, but that's definitely not what I'm talking about right now. It's a word I've always had conflicted thoughts about. I'm at cross roads when it comes to having pride. I mean, my family, background and upbringing have all instilled in me a… Continue reading Pride
Ahem ahem.... So you have an ex? Okay, cool. No problem. Ever think about how dumb you must have been to fall for someone as dumb as them because they left someone as awesome as you? We've all been there, no worries. So I made an ideal playlist someone ought to send their Ex... Cause… Continue reading A playlist for the Ex
https://wp.me/p4KhvY-wCl This post is an education in itself. It does not teach us how to deal with rape, it teaches us how to deal with the world after you're raped. It's about how an artist comes to terms with her rape and the lack of support from responsible authorities. It's about the coming together of… Continue reading How One Artist Publicly Dealt With the Aftermath of Her Rape
https://thoughtcatalog.com/holly-riordan/2019/05/youre-hurting-yourself-more-and-more-every-time-you-text-him/ Note: This is something I have experienced time and again and have only recently realised how fucking toxic was the shit I was getting myself into and how quickly I had to get myself out of it. I admit, it was not that easy, but the pain that came with the feeling of being… Continue reading You’re Hurting Yourself More And More Every Time You Text Him
I'm holding on your rope Got me ten feet off the ground And I'm hearing what you say But I just can't make a sound I was sixteen when I realised I was falling in love with you. I didn't know a single thing about you, but I fell anyway. I was seventeen when I… Continue reading And this is how I let go of you.
In the words of Isabella Swan herself, I say to you, "Change is coming, I can feel it." Now, not to be corny but I love Twilight and I know some of its best dialogues by heart. Hence the quote. If you've noticed my blogging style, you'll realise that sometimes I'd like to go overboard… Continue reading A New Beginning
I shall never be the magnanimous creative person I wish to be. Yet I am hypnotized by the workings of the individual, alone, and am continually using myself as a specimen.” – Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath. Kurt Cobain. Nirvana. The Fray. David Bowie. Chestor Bennington. Linkin Park. And now, Billie Eilish.… Continue reading The throes of being an average writer.