As a part of my work at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, I learnt to made video essays. I started using the camera to replace my eyes, and on the days when my depression overtook me as a person, the camera became how I saw the world. In my video work, IContinue reading “Video work”
We have slowly started blurring lines between a hero and a celebrity – a celebrity is not necessarily a hero, and a hero is not necessarily a celebrity but now that these two worlds are colliding I wonder who gets to be called a hero?
It has been two years since my journey with Spoken word Poetry began. More than 7 years since my recognition of my declining mental health did. Speaking about it, did not begin in the first 5 years. Neither did acknowledging it exists, so any prospects of help or medication was certainly out of question. IContinue reading “Exhale …”
It has been a while since I got my bearings back. I mean yes, I have been posting and yes I have been very active on my social media but we all know the facade that social media can be. With almost every aspect of my life in shambles, I stopped talking, writing and immersedContinue reading “Chaos”
Another one, pretty short!
They say loving comes at a cost, you have to risk it all, bare your heart and soul and be vulnerable to another person, and trust that they see how beautiful you really are. And that they don’t break your heart. I thought this is how love was supposed to be, only not really. AndContinue reading “Collision”
Revelation : Thesaurus.com defines the word revelation as the following: rɛvəˈleɪʃ(ə)n/ noun a surprising and previously unknown fact that has been disclosed to others. the divine or supernatural disclosure to humans of something relating to human existence. I shall choose Gulzar for me as the latter meaning as calling the wok of Gulzar Saab, is divine.Continue reading “Gulzar’s Lakeerein : A revelation”