Eternal Life

Mathematicians say LIFE is like a line segment drawn from point B to point D. What is point B to point D? It’s from point of Birth(B) to point of Death(D). So life starts from the moment we are Born(B) until the day we Die(D). But in the middle of B(Birth) and D(Death) is a mysterious […]

Accepting death

Originally posted on the girl in pink:
I’ve recently been asked by multiple people how I stay so positive while going through something so difficult and challenging. If I’m being completely honest, the answer is quite simple- accepting that death may come a little sooner than you had once anticipated. I know death is a…

Sometimes a Tortoise Is More Than a Tortoise

Originally posted on Longreads:
Hanya Yanagihara’s parents bought a pet tortoise, Fred — cold-blooded, beady-eyed, and surprisingly particular. (“He liked only red hibiscus, not pink.”) Fred is 15 years old, and will likely live another hundred years. He’s part pet, part rejection of death, and part claim on filial devotion, all under one neat shell. In a post-industrialized…