I sometimes feel like I'm a sponge. I love absorbing every bit of knowledge or words of advice or wisdom from everywhere I can. Of course, the only caveat is that I need to feel that those words will help me in my personal growth or enhance my life in a certain way. So, when … Continue reading The Power Of Uplifting Mobile Apps (Nothing Technical, I Promise!) #LifeHacks #SelfHelp #HelpfulResources
Tired after the day’s events, Roy entered his bedroom and glanced upon that old pair of glasses lying on the table. With tears streaming down his eyes, he picked it up, thinking about the number of times he was annoyed at being asked to find it. Sometimes left inside the fridge, sometimes on top of … Continue reading The Glasses
(Photo Credit: Susan Spaulding) ‘Ooh let’s take a hot air balloon ride!’ Annu pulled her husband’s hand, the sharp edges of her red bangles dug through Shekhar’s arms. ‘I suffer from vertigo!’ Shekhar lowered his eyes in shame. The radiant excitement on the face of his newly wedded bride faded into a gloomy sulk. He … Continue reading The Promise Of A Lifetime
A few days back, I was standing at the kitchen, cleaning the counter with a sponge wipe and crying my eyes out. My husband, who was carrying the dirty dishes to the sink, noticed my tears and he came and held me. 'You're worried?' He took me in his arms. With one hand still holding … Continue reading My Ma Might Not Understand Feminism, Yet, She Helped Me Become A Feminist #MothersDay
My life sometimes feels like a game of a seesaw between my ambitions and my laziness. On the one hand, I want to achieve everything possible, and on the other hand, I am cursed by my love for naps and mindlessly scrolling social media. So, this time I wanted my Angel self to win. Hence, … Continue reading Theme Reveal: Blogchatter #A2ZChallenge
It feels incredible! Finishing the first draft of my first novel. This post is a token of celebration and also encouragement for other writers.
“What happens when people open their hearts?" "They get better.” ~ Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood A close friend texted me a few days back when I was just about to fall asleep, breaking down about her toxic marriage and her inability to get out of it. Another friend told me about how unfairly she is … Continue reading Everybody Needs Love, But Do You Know Where To Look, Baby? #ValentinesDaySpecial