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Alone at Christmas

On celebrating my pariah status

Not cutting down any trees, thank you. Photo by Seoyeon Choi on Unsplash

In a world that rewards predatory behaviour, in which every exploitation, and greedy excess is celebrated, it takes a combination of skill, intellectual insight and moral fortitude to stand alone and say, ‘no thank you’.

My pariah status has become quite deep-rooted. I know I’m supposed to feel ashamed, upset, gnash my teeth and wail at so many…

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Aza Y. Alam

Aza Y. Alam

I’m an artistic writer who loves to use pen, paper, clay and computer to support self and societal health, empowering thru the light of truthtelling stories.

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