Sometimes I go through my day Functioning on autopilot. I speak when I’m spoken to I respond with a nod or a smile Just enough to not seem absent. I’m sorry if I zoned out Sometimes it’s impossible To get […]
Two steps ahead Then I fall back four. I get distracted often, But for how long? They’re not you. I look for you In the eyes of other men Hoping to see someone Playing the piano By the moonlight Better […]
In just two months, The Vent Machine (TVM) proudly stands at 18K+ hits and has successfully completed the first official content partnership collaboration with Whatashort Independent International Festival 2018.
This romanticization of the ‘troubled genius’ is something we need to let go of. No, it’s not okay to suffer – it doesn’t look cool. You’re not supposed to suffer to make good art. In fact, the clearer your mind, the better the art.
Sometimes I feel trapped Like unsaid thoughts Chained to a body, Emotions that are meant to be screamed Are muffled and choked Under a thick blanket of society… I feel the world crumble Into pieces that don’t fit And I […]
I used to feel sad and emotional about goodbyes. Going from my In-Laws’ to my Mom’s, from my Husband’s to my Father’s or from my Brother’s to my Grandparents’ – every single goodbye is equally painful. Oxymoronically, it comes wrapped […]
#theventmachine feels proud to have such awesome writers on board… Many Congratulations to all winners once again… As promised, presenting your certificates today… Keep writing and All the best! 💥SURPRISE💥 Check out the website tomorrow morning to find out what […]