Tell Me I’m your National Anthem

Lana Del Rey Her vague lyrics defy a coherent thesis allowing everyone to make whatever they want to make of her.Some of her songs are genuinely regarded by wide swathes of critics as great masterworks of mood, instrumentation, and arrangement Sometimes I wonder whether , Is she consciously parodying something or not ? The role…

Marry your Solitude

My view, everyone needs a mixture of solitude and time with others. Even the most extreme of extroverts can’t be with people 24 hours of the day, 7 days a week, even if they could manage to get uninterrupted sleep. And even the most extreme of introverts will actually be very unhealthy if they don’t…

Trance 05

Trance Continues *Ever felt when you’re in a new locate and get the sensation like Only you were here . That awkward feeling of an outcast .Or like to see this life and this moment and it’s so wonderful but it doesn’t belong to you. *Our fashionable elite measure the metric of success either by…

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Trance continues Fantasy can be an incredibly powerful way for queer and otherwise marginalized youth to connect to and explore their identity when the world around them gives no other space in which to do so. It can also be a tremendous way of forming contacts and relationships with other “dreamers,” thereby creating the networks…

Fanboy Orgasm (The Last Jedi)

“The Last Jedi” is the eighth film in the series proper, the ninth Star Wars film overall. And while it has been intensely popular and profitable, the reactions have been all over the map. Some have heralded it “the best Star Wars film since Empire” while others are petitioning Disney to have it removed from…

Aruvi, Be ready with your answers

I had no idea what to expect when I sat down to watch Aruvi and I was pleasantly surprised by a film that confounded all of my expectations. Believe me it’s not easy being a woman in India and on the other hand this not a feminist movie as few of my friends had stated…

A tribute to Dr.Rajani Thiranagama

Growing up in a Dark age of Civil war had its own perks, For me I had the opportunity to listen to many war stories from my father at my very early age. I  remember Rajani Thiranagama , from my father’s stories and Narration.Decades have passed. I hope this blog will Keep Rajani’s Legacy alive…

History of Deception

I remember once Churcil remarked, “Those who can win a war well can rarely make a good peace and those who could make a good peace would never have won the war.” The  rule of LTTE during the dark age of civil war manifest this statement. Similarly , LTTE’s handling of the international community lacked…

Trance 03

Trance continues We are all humans and I think we should be allowed to explore what being a human is.But it is a man’s basic right to be happy and most of the time, the general world calls it his Selfishness. Why do society always teach us that it’s easy and evil to do what…

Snyder’s Vision , Justice League 

If you’re familiar with Zack’s usage of subtle humor and his shooting style, you’ll feel his presence in 80-90% of the movie. In short, it’s Zack’s movie. The screen chemistry  and performances from the members of the Justice League itself, serve as the glue that holds the film together. Setting the stage for the next wave of DC…

Trance 02

Trance continues So this is me, trying to write another blog.  So here I sit. Bed unmade. Cloths still semi-unpacked. Mess galore. Here is where I’m close to my charger.Lot of things running through my mind.  1) I haven’t figured out where should I be in next ten years. I have this strong belief that…

Frenchman does it better

Almost anyone who has watched Antoine Griezmann over the past couple of years will vouch for the fact he’s virtually unstoppable. The Frenchman is one of the very very few players who is mentioned in the same breath as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Antoine Griezmann is undoubtedly one of the world’s best strikers at…