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Ant Wars

I think the ants have declared war on us. Or at least they’ve become desperate. Maybe there’s too many mouths to feed. [I mean they aren’t biting us or crawling into our ears and noses, if they can avoid it, … Continue reading

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The Evening

There is a promise in the air just at sunset, in the piles and piles of coils of smoke, from the days burning- so thick, you can almost feel little black particles in the air you breathe in- there is … Continue reading

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Too much sugar

In second grade, the teacher somehow managed to get eggs (or was it caterpillars?) of monarch butterflies. It was exciting watching them grow. Obviously haha. Strange though, how a caterpillar is probably tougher and more resilient than a butterfly, and … Continue reading

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On the slide

For some reason this reminded me of high school, International Day, and the beautiful half-lion symbol of Singapore. Haven’t gone there- yet. It was the Day before Eid-al-Adha.  A creature with scales and feathers and buried things inside- on A4- … Continue reading

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Games of my Childhood

The games, the best games. Ever. That feeling of sticky hotness, mixed with adrenaline (although we only learned “adrenaline” much later) and neverending laughter, running down a green green hill- several of them- tossing ones self down like a twig or a leaf, … Continue reading

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Flying Punctuation

Um. I am not sure what to say. For once, unusually, inexplicably, unwarranted-Ly, weirdly, oddly, strikingly, mashed potatoes-Ly, I am at a loss for words 😉

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