The Politics of Childhood

n. politics the principles relating to or inherent in a sphere or activity, especially when concerned with power and status ie. “the politics of gender” Childhood relations are such that they are defined within the perimeters of your immediate family. That leaves you little choice with who, or what, you engage with. As an adult,Continue reading “The Politics of Childhood”

The Craziest Sister in the World

The craziest sister in the world wants a divorce. She has only been married for two years, but all feelings are lost. The craziest sister in the world is going out with racer boys. They are boys disguised as men disguised as toys. The craziest sister in the world hangs out at Antarabangsa. Drinking byContinue reading “The Craziest Sister in the World”

My Father’s Factory

I am obsessed with factories. Soap factories. Peanut factories. Chocolate factories. Not least, foam factories. Manufacturing is in my blood. I love machines. Tractors, industrial buildings, engineering works. That was probably why I loved England, and specifically Manchester so much. It was the home of the Industrial Revolution. When I was younger, I never likedContinue reading “My Father’s Factory”

If you want to go fast, go alone

What does it mean to open your life up to someone and be vulnerable and put yourself in a position to be hurt? It simply means that people will always annoy you and irritate you, and most of the time, we will only find out once we’ve got a bit closer to that person. IfContinue reading “If you want to go fast, go alone”