Dare to live

“To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.” ~ Soren Kierkegaard I’m sitting here staring at my screen, desperately to write something. Anything! But I got zip inspiration. Nothing. Nada! So, I’m trying to figure out what I want to write about. Is it about writing? About filmmaking?Read more

Downton Abbey, reviver of my writing spirit

“To persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man.” ~ Euripedes In the past few months I’ve finished and rewritten my first screenplay. I’ve even sent it out to some screenwriting contests. I was very proud and satisfied and It gave me strength to carry on. The idea for my firstRead more

Carol, saviour of my writing soul

“Flung out of space.” ~ Carol Carol is literally flung out of space to me. I watched this movie a few weeks back and it hit me hard. It’s such a beautiful, delicate and gorgeous movie. Todd Haynes really blew my mind with his directing! Phyllis Nagy inspired me to keep on writing. This movieRead more

Writer’s foreplay

“Success is not the key to happiness.¬†Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” ~ Albert Schweitzer I always had that romantic image of a writer in my head: a melancholic appearance, hanging over a laptop in a coffeeshop, sipping a cup of black coffee, typingRead more

Hear, see & do.

“I hear and I forget I see and I remember I do and I understand” ~ Confucius Confucius was a wise man. I would very much like to learn from this master. Fortunately, we can still find his quotes on internet more than 2000 years later. ¬†These quotes are of very invaluable value and theyRead more