I think rebellion is an unavoidable part of growing up. Once you put children in school a school system that constricts and begs conformity its only natural for them to want to break the mold. Rebellion is not an attack from the child to his parrents but rather a defence against the molding nature ofContinue reading “Childhood Rebellion”
The cold earth catches my face like your love hold me while the wind blows outside and the rain crashes on the roof as i fall deeper into your grasp i worry not of what i leave behind you are all that matters.
Deep in our hearts the Light of Heaven is shiningUpon a soundless Sea without a shore.Oh, happy they who found it in resigningThe images of all that men adore.Blind eyes, to dote on shadows of things fairOnly at last to curse their fatal lure,Like Harut and Marut, that Angel-pairWho deemed themselves the purest of theContinue reading “Rumi Poetry Part 1”
Morality is most of the time decided by the culture it is surrounded by. in the case of Pearl S Buck’s “the good earth” its decided that a character named Wang Lung is allowed to cheat on his wife because the culture says so. His wife is aware of this and it is clearly uncomfortableContinue reading “Morality and Culture”
There are 5 basic human rights, rights that need to be respected and provided to all, rights that when infringed upon need a swift counter attack. some are held to a higher standard than others, for example the right to Freedom from torture and degrading treatment if infringed upon would be treated more harshly thanContinue reading “Human Rights”
Shipwrecked she was trapped seaside eaten by the shallow waves dreams of sailing again
In this worldWe walk on the roof of hellGazing at flowers -Kobayashi Issa This poem is about how close we are to death yet we spend our time gazing at lifes beauty. it uses hell to represent death and evil, and how that is hidden and not directly shown, however the beauty is plain toContinue reading “Asian Poetry Analysis”
last week we began our final year of highschool, and in the days leading up to this milestone i thought deeply about what i wanted from my senior year, how i wanted things to turn out, and so on. i came to realise that this is something i do every year regardless of weather iContinue reading “Senior Reflection”
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