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Hinduism: A Way of Life or the Only Way of Life?
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I’ve Travelled These Roads
This poem is a reflection of contemporary society where young and old battle their everyday demons to survive and co-exist.
A poem which explores loneliness in a world that has been taken over by social media where the joys of civilised discourse are fast receding.
Why I Don’t Use Social Media
My spirit was being assailed relentlessly, and I could not exist in such a counterfeit world.