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At the observation deck, on dusk and romance.

“In any weather, at any hour of the day or night, I have been anxious to improve the nick of time, and notch it on my stick too; to stand on the meeting of two eternities, the past and future, … Continue reading

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Dance of the Wounded Soul

“The greatest enemy will hide in the last place you would ever look,” Julius Caesar She came to me in tears, going on and on about how she could’ve done better; about how she is definitely better than this; about … Continue reading

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Flight of the White Swans

“Nature is relentless and unchangeable, and it is indifferent as to whether its hidden reasons and actions are understandable to man or not,” Galileo Galilei As I sat across the tiny round table at the coffeehouse, I looked at Phaedrus … Continue reading

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On the couch, while watching The Amazing Race (s?)

The only television programmes that I flip on these days are those on the Asian Food Channel (AFC) and the Travel and Living Channel (TLC). And usually only during meal times, while I gobble down the occasional instant noodle, homemade … Continue reading

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The Confession

“All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing,” Edmund Burke My name is Alexander. I have lived for 23 years, 4 months and counting. Due to a dengue infection a week prior to … Continue reading

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At the coffeehouse, on here and now.

“He’s here but he’s not here. He rejects the here, is unhappy with it, wants to be farther up the trail but when he gets there will be just as unhappy because then it will be “here”. What he’s looking … Continue reading

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On the bed, while watching Friends (1994)

As I sat across the bed from my monitor, enjoying a delicious bowl of pecan and oat cereal, with Friends playing on computer,  is when I recall an incident that Phaedrus once shared. Phaedrus had a habit of watching an … Continue reading

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