Is that your love which has been inebriating my soul? I think it is just about my delusions. There are many times when I am bubbling over with your love. But I know it’s just my stupidity for thinking that I cotton on to your love. On my knees, I am clawing my way back to…… Continue reading Hugging the blue skies
For many times, we have examined ourselves. Am I good enough? Am I working hard enough? Have I loved enough? It is widely agreeable that we should look within us from time to time for some underlying work of self-improvement to happen. New understanding towards our life that facilitates a twist of fate can only…… Continue reading Self-acceptance to keep depression at bay
My daddy has drawn his last breath His time on the earth has added breadth to mine It’s short but beautiful For every year, my students come and leave Most of them leave with at least a little better preparedness to face our world of unscrupulous systems It’s short but beautiful My happiness seems very…… Continue reading My life is short but beautiful
Recently, the conversations with my e-counsellor have been very helpful in lifting my spirits. Her accommodating persona allows the bottled-up emotions in my locked heart flow out freely in copious words. I am amazed by how her writing exercises help me to start an adventure of getting to know myself better day-to-day. Getting to know…… Continue reading Life Meaning: Do I matter?
This blog title is quite self-explanatory so I guess there’s no need for me to introduce Anthony Bourdain. Frankly, I am a nerd who has very low awareness of what’s happening in the entertainment field. However, Anthony’s recent news has caught my eyes and heart. Same goes to the news about Chester Bennington, Kim Jong…… Continue reading What does Anthony Bourdain’s death mean to me?
Recently, I am reading some linguistics journal articles about mental illness as my preparation for writing my research proposal. What motivates me to try out researching mental illness from the perspective of linguistics is my history of mental health to do with schizophrenia. My reading marathon started out well. However, at some points, I felt…… Continue reading My Schizophrenia and Self-stigma
It’s the end of 2017. And, I would like to wish all my readers “Happy New Year! Give yourself a pat on the back. You have done great things!” No matter how your life has turned out to be, be it good or bad, or even the worst for the past few years, you definitely…… Continue reading What I’ve learned in 2017