And a rock feels no pain And an island never cries [lyrics Simon and Garfunkel]

Welcome to 2017. So many promises. So many things to look forward to. 2016 was phenomenal. One of the best years for sure. 2017 will only be better. faith. Such a small thing but so very important. A leap of faith. Blind faith. These are not merely words. They stand for something so big that our tiny little minds can’t even begin to comprehend the implications of these said words. But one can certainly try. try to have faith.

This piece is an attempt to summarize all the things that 2016 has made me feel. I am a sucker for contemplation, introspection, reminiscing, soul searching and yada yada yada. So every now and then when i zone out and zone in my own little world and when i reflect on the 25 years of my existence on this strange planet, i begin to understand my own self a little better, it gets a little clear with every attempt, one layer after the other.

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