No Tear Separates Us

By Ayk / July 14, 2016 /

In Tearaway, you play as yourself. By this I am not referring to an opportunity of customizing the playable character into an avatar resembling your likeness. That would hardly be worth mentioning in light of common gaming conventions. Instead, I am talking about the fact that you—the real you existing in our physical reality—are an…

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This Body of Mine

By Ayk / June 2, 2016 /

Eat right, sleep tight. These are two blessings that I had actively avoided during most of my youth. I thought of them as disruptive hassles getting in the way of what life is truly about. At times, I even complained to God and questioned his design choices in creating man. My insistence against the natural…

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Times for Change

By Ayk / May 23, 2016 /

The idea of time travel always makes for curious conversations with my wife, putting my verbal agility to the test: “Yes, honey, I still would have asked you out ten years ago even knowing how…um, voluptuous you will inevitably become.” Apart from this soulmate constant, there have been numerous decisions and events in my past,…

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