Rap poet Fat Joe once said, “What’s love got to do with a little ménage?” Once upon a time, I thought I knew the answer to that question. I can answer that question now
Even when a loved one is gone, they never really go away. You still have the memories you made together. Though it may be hard at first to reminisce, eventually it’s going to bring you comfort.
I eventually sent my audition video with the most cringey ass Tamil articulation and let fate handle the rest. A few days later, I got a text message back again from the producer and told me that I got cast as the heroine. That feeling when I first knew, I was like “OMG is this my Henry Golding moment?”
I know War in all of its sickening “glory,” in that I have tasted the cordite, smelled the burnt brass and copper and heard the high-pitched screaming whistle of incoming death, and felt the tacky-stickiness of blood. Mercenary. Gun-for-hire. That’s what Civilians call us when they are feeling charitable.
In some parts of the world, the idea of beauty goes as such: ‘the fairer you are, the more attractive you’ll be’. I’ve had my fair share of struggles and hardship in my pursuit to be confident in my own skin. Using my gift as a writer to inspire people, this is my story – along with three lovely ladies who have joined in my pursuit to break the stereotype.
There’s more and probably more to come, since I’m still working for him. Heck, I’m even writing this in the office. Though I just started working with the company and am still young, it may come across as sounding like any other whining millennial.
3 days and 3 observations during my recent trip to Paris!