THOUGHTS

I’M TIRED

I’m tired… As I wake up for another day full of commitments, that’s the first thing that comes up to my mind. Then thousands of others come rushing in, leaving no space for silence. I’m not tired because I didn’t have enough sleep, but because my mind won’t shut up from the moment I wake…

SPEAK YOUR MIND

Why is it sometimes so hard to simply say what we are feeling out loud? Inside we are thinking, we are feeling, we are breathing into what it is that is limiting us, But we constrain ourselves from expressing it.   We allow ourselves to move through motions of confusion, As we have become so…

CREATURES

chalked with sun dustspinning smilesreflected on their filed teeth the melody of the past.their fangs grew at duskselfish desirepierced their dehydrated lips and exposed new powers. think of their claws, dipped in molassesdripping sauces orof their tongues caressing the ethergrazing egos andsanding their gyri. look at their hooves, drenched in glucosetastes like raspberry, blackberry, blueberrygazes…

VIOLENT DREAMS

Her paranoia woke up every time just before her, to make sure fear appeared intrinsic to her days. Like a ghost dragging a dusty cape, it would follow her every second so she’d be reminded of its existence. It would sweep along the untold words that, curled up, would clog her brain at night. Everyone…

ALONE AT SEA

This article was originally published on The Inertia on May 29th 2015 It was early in the morning when I first got to the beach. A heavy mist hung over the ocean, and you could hardly see the set waves break out the back–it all seemed so far away. Through the mist, you could make…

LET’S GET NAKED

Most Wall Street banks have some form of a leadership insight forum whereby a group of first-year analysts is invited to join one of the firm’s famed directors for an intimate hour-long Q&A. In my experience, the eager analysts ask perfunctory questions pertaining to the market outlook, insight into the firm and relatively conservative questions…

UBIQUITUOUS ASSIMILATION

Dear parents, students, teachers and worldwide seekers of knowledge, I am writing you concerning a subject that has a vital importance to all of us. I am writing you to discuss the landscape of education. Please be aware, dear reader, that this won’t actually be a discussion, since I’m writing the article without listening to…