Reality

When all by myself, I can think of all kinds of clever remarks, quick comebacks to what no one said, and flashes of witty sociability with nobody. But all of this vanishes when I face someone in the flesh: I lose my intelligence, I can no longer speak, and after half an hour I just…

Up&Up- Coldplay

“Up&Up” is a song by British rock band- Coldplay, released in April 2016. The songwriters Chris Martin, Guy Berryman, Will Champion, and Johnny Buckland have very thoughtfully written this song in encouraging and inspiring words. The lyrics as the song title “Up&Up” reads, is suggestive of always looking up, aiming high no matter how hard…

Daguerreologue

An imaginary interview with an old photo of yourself. An enigmatic figure who still lives in the grainy and color-warped house you grew up in. Someone who may well spend a lot of their day wondering where you are and what you’re doing now, like an old grandma whose kids live far away and don’t call much anymore. Coined in 2012…