Stories On Addiction

11. It started out like every bad story, in a bar, drinking. Then, a friend of mine had a bright idea. “Let’s go to the strip club.” Fortunately, in our drunk states, that seemed like a great idea. Since I was in a relationship, the girls in the bar were off limits. But in the … Continue reading Stories On Addiction

What’s in a family?

I’ve always said that kids are fantastic little creatures when they’re not your own. I say this because I've seen things from the other side of the show-curtain; all the ropes, pulleys, and gears. I’ve seen the stresses parents go through in order to keep their children young. I’ve seen the level of responsibility that … Continue reading What’s in a family?

Control

It was his smile that caught her falling. His little half dimples were like quotation marks around his ever-present grin. He was barely dressed; a bad bitch of sorts. He moved from table to table, regaling everyone with his stories and leaving a wake of joy as he did. She’d have to do something special … Continue reading Control

The Myth Of The True-Self

The path towards love and happiness requires self-awareness. My path, started with an obsession to possess the other. Then it was about knowing myself, and why I wanted the other so badly. I’ve seen people take different paths in this journey, and I’ve seen where some of these lead to. I’ve had friends contemplate suicide, … Continue reading The Myth Of The True-Self