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Who cares a rat ass about Grammar

Sidekick. Yep, I am working as a side-kick to my senior colleague for a couple of years now. She’s the boss. And whatever she says becomes the law of the office. And what does she say? I am weak in punctuations, so I have no right to write web content, much less marketing collaterals. So she spearheads all the content work in the office, be it web content or marketing collaterals. The leftovers come to my table. So I’ve being nothing more than a *pushover* for many in my company. Labelled, good-for-nothing, my low-salary and my low-profile have given me many a depressing moments. Sometimes, to pacify myself, I just say to myself: who cares a rat ass? But the fact of the matter is: I do care. 

I’ve been a writer for more than 9 years now. Initially, I simply focused on words to impress people. But gradually I learnt that, it’s not words, but the feeling, the emotions that count. Big words are just a downer. Since then, I’ve tried to improve my writing style. But then, I gave a darn to G…

Cry of a Beheaded Girl

"Mommy, please stop crying.”
"Who's crying dear? I'm not."
Mommy, you can't hide those unshed tears from me.”
"Why cry mommy, i am really happy out here."
"What with angels and archangels singing and dancing with me all the time.”
"Really, mommy, it's so beautiful out here."
"When they snatched me away from you, I was terrified."
"My shrieks were stifled, muffled cries overlooked."
"My hunger become a source of their smiles".
"Finally when they had knife at my neck, I become paralyzed";
"Paralyzed with fear."
"I knew it would pain bad and hard."
"But once they started, I thought of you."
"And I cried out for you and you alone."
"Then it was over."
"Blood swept the floors, but my blood in their hands became a
source of their smiles."
"Yes, my stay with them was painful to the core."
"But, thankfully no more."
"Jesus and Ma…