Monthly Archives: July 2013

the sheer terror of attending one’s dream workplace

I had a meeting about volunteering today. Not volunteering for just anyone. Volunteering for an organisation that I wouldn’t mind working for one day. (Read: I’d work there in a heartbeat if I could.)  I’m not sure if I’ve discussed this previously, but it’s my life’s ambition to be a researcher for a gay rights organisation. I […]

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Oh love you covered my skin with your eyes as they found me I kissed you, danced in your scent and fell into a never ending moment, and the whisper from your mouth through mine with those words that gently filled my lungs lover of mine, when I’m with you I forget how am I […]

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looking for alaska

I wanted so badly to lie down next to her on the couch, to wrap my arms around her and sleep. Not fuck, like those in the movies. Not even have sex. Just sleep together, in the most innocent sense of the phrase. But I lacked the courage and she had a boyfriend and I […]

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good morning

My village looking quintessentially British in the July sun.

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New York, Thursday, June 27, 2013

This arrived all the way from New Jersey today. So grateful to my aunt for buying the last copy at the store :]

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a word on rolling stone

Irrespective of whether or not you agree with Rolling Stone’s decision to feature Boston Bomber, Dzokhar Tsarnaev on the cover of their most recent issue, the publication has already achieved their aim by making people discuss the matter. It has more than served its purpose, which was clearly to create a conversation. Whether taking place […]

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deficits

What is it about the ones you love driving out the absolute best and, at the same time, the absolute worst in you? They strip you to the bare bones and reveal your imperfect self. How do you learn to tolerate that one overriding trait that you completely abhor? At what point does it become […]

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