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An Unpopular Opinion

+7 by Sheruni Boteju You see, a hero would sacrifice her to save the world but a villain would tear the world apart if she was hurt. Yes, his methods are unconventional, he might seem manipulative and selfish and rude to everyone else but her, he will always treat...

Reluctant readers to ravenous readers

+11 By Naduni Dinethra Instagram: @nadunidinethra LinkedIn: Naduni Dinethra   How many of you have heard, “What is the point of wasting so much time? Do something useful, read a book.” Now you go to your room and decide which book to read, that is when you see your...

Can Elephants Live Without Tusks?

+12 by Shenali Boteju Instagram: @dilhara2404 For years, elephants have been hunted and killed for their tusks which is a rich source of ivory. Our idea of elephant tusks is limited to the basic knowledge that they are nothing more than elongated incisors which enhances the beauty and majesty...

Internal battle of a procrastinator

+21 by Sheruni Boteju Procrastination is the act of purposely delaying the completion of an important task that needs immediate attention up until the last possible moment leaving the procrastinator in a panic-induced sprint to meet the deadline. Scientists have concluded that procrastination is a battle between two sections...

Hutchinson – Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS)

+21 by Aysha Afkar Yes, that long name does sound quite complicated, however, thank god it is also known as premature ageing syndrome. This syndrome falls under the category known as progeroid syndromes. This is a rare genetic condition of children and young adults, with distinct features resembling premature...

The Five Kinds of Hobbies You Need to Have

+68 by Pabasara Jayakody Instagram: @pretaesara_ I’m sure many of you had goals and expectations set up for the coming year on the 31st of December of the previous year. So did I. But just like myself, I suppose most of you hadn’t been able to live up to...

Forgotten Whispers

+49 by Sheruni Boteju What is a cold case? Better known to non-crime story fanatics as an unsolved criminal investigation which remains open awaiting the discovery of new evidence; and they can vary from an unsolved burglary to an unsolved assault charge. However, I would like to direct your...

Report back to Earth

+24 by Naduni Dinethra Instagram: @nadunidinethra LinkedIn: Naduni Dinethra How many times in school did your teacher have to yell at you, “will you snap out of it and pay attention!” How many times have your parents, siblings or friends asked you “are you in this world?” or maybe...

Eczema

+11 by Yushrah Khasim Instagram: yush_k05 Eczema. Hard to pronounce… heard of it before, but still clueless of what it means? Well, as someone who’s had eczema for nearly 3 years now. I’m here to enlighten you. Eczema is also known as Atopic dermatitis. That sounds biological, right? But...

Envisioning Life Through the Spectacles of Chaos

+18 by Yasith Hathurusinghe Instagram: @yasith_h There comes a time or indeed will come a time where we exhaust ourselves trying to see the grace in our actions that never existed or never will exist in the future. Yet, here we are still pursuing to embrace our deepest tragedies...