In the frame today:
- Virginia Woolf by Alexandra Harris, a signed copy from JLF last year.
- Freshly baked whole-wheat choco-chip banana bread.
- Freshly brewed cup of french press.
I last posted here in December 2017 when I had recently ‘self published’ a tiny ‘collection of poems’. After that I my writing frequency kept decreasing and completely stopped in December 2018. I didn’t write a sentence until today (April 2020). It has been 16 months since my father passed. Continue reading “Long time no see”
I did not create rum-n-raisins; rum-n-raisins created me.
So I started writing precisely 2 years ago. Since then I’ve grown in so many ways that I can’t even count. I’ve legit learned life lessons on WordPress. Sure it’s just a platform to create blogs and websites; but to me it was and is so much more. It healed me. It accepted me. Continue reading “It’s time to edit the about page.”
How many times have I made plans and destroyed them. How many times have I pasted and wasted. How many times have I changed my inspirations and beliefs. How many times have I altered my reactions according to the concerned person. How many times have I pretended to like someone. How many times have I faked a smile. How many have I been so disappointed in myself that I wanted to kill myself. How many times have I cursed the world when I should ve cursed myself. How many times have I tried to be someone else. How many times have I hated myself for no reason.
Still no shame.
– Gursimran Kaur
Now you can find me on Instagram as well @rum_n_raisins_
Those colours used to be on my body once. But then I took a dip in the grey ocean of obscurity.
– Gursimran Kaur