Contemporary

The Color Purple – beauty and pain

“Everything want to be loved. Us sing and dance and holler, just trying to be loved.” Alice Walker managed to gather all sorts of contradictory aspects of humanity in “The Color Purple”, such as the love of hateful people, the power of the weak, the voice of the voiceless, so it turned out to be… Continue reading The Color Purple – beauty and pain

Contemporary

On becoming human

Written from the perspective of an alien that ends up living in a mathematician’s body to stop him from solving a major math problem, Matt Haig’s “The humans” made me realize one crucial thing – I was not the only one looking at humans from an alien’s perspective. As I found out later, the message… Continue reading On becoming human