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Faces of Unveiled

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whose definition?

My personal vision in life is that the “truth” should be told and be unveiled under any circumstances. Yet, there are contested concepts in this vision: firstly, what is the truth? … Read More»

shifting the discrimination to the other side is not the solution...

My personal story regarding education is unusual yet has many common faces: I had access to education at all different levels as a very young woman. … Read More»

faces of identity...

Wondering and wandering; there are times that you not only wonder but also wander. … Read More»

Rehab LAST --- salute

This is not a fearful whisper in the darkness It is the light and the open windows And the fresh air: I shall salute the sun again I shall salute the brook flowing in me … Read More»

Rehab part V --- the apple

And every body know Every body know That you and me passed that grim-cold hatch And we saw the garden And from that untouchable playful twig We picked “the apple” And every body fear … Read More»

Rehab part IV --- the voice is immortal

But, why should I stop? The cooperation of leader alphabets is absurd. The cooperation of leader alphabets Will not save the humble reflection … Read More»

Rehab part III --- realization

Me telling about the farthest point of the night, Me telling about the farthest point of the darkness, The farthest point of the night Walking towards my home, darling? … Read More»

Rehab part II --- denial

Longer than this, oh…yes Longer than this, you can keep the silence: You can for hours and hours, With a gaze like a constant dummy’s gaze, Gaze at the smoke of a cigar, … Read More»

Rehab part I --- the question

My whole existence is a token of darkness, This takes you constantly To the dawn of eternal blossoming and burgeoning. Me sigh you in this token, sigh! … Read More»

“Life for Rent”

You must have experienced this before as well, listening to a song and thinking, this is me, this is about me…haven’t you? “Life for Rent” is that song for me… … Read More»

Web 2.0 and Me!

Web 2.0 is the measure against all the boundaries and restriction which the society imposed on women to distance and alienate them from the “public” sphere. … Read More»

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