Wander Weekly 01: Afterthoughts on After Laughter

I’m wordless.

But even in the retreat of words, even in the absence of expression, the throbbing pulse of my thoughts pound me down like a hammer to an iron nail. So here I am, struggling to compose letters into words, words into sentences, and finally, sentences into a sensible set of ideas, obsessions, sadness, and tears. Continue reading “Wander Weekly 01: Afterthoughts on After Laughter”

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Wander Weekly 05: Exploring a New Musical Terrain

I know it has been months since the last time I wrote for the Wander Weekly series in my blog. When I first started this series, I promised I would publish at least two chapters every month, but somewhere down the road I swept that promise under the rug and decided to confine my mindless musings within the frayed yellowing pages of my tattered journal.  Continue reading “Wander Weekly 05: Exploring a New Musical Terrain”

Wander Weekly 04: What’s on my Playlist?

Hello everyone! For this week’s chapter of Wander Weekly, I decided to take a break from my usual melodramatic meditations and opted instead for a simple blog post about my current favorite music.

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8 (CIRCLE) by Bon Iver

Bon Iver is a spell whose force draw itself from the powerful play of music and words.
Justin Vernon is a poet whose his lyrics make up his madness, his art.

To that person I once knew in college who first let me hear about Bon Iver,
I hope you are happy wherever you are and I hope you have forgotten about her.

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Cosmic Love by Florence + The Machine

This blog post is an appreciation post for the music video of Cosmic Love (2009) by Florence + The Machine. The English indie rock band has been around the scene for quite some time now. I stumbled upon them only recently and fell fast in love with their songs.

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