To err is human.So why do we feel a need to put ourselves down, especially in front of others? On some occasions, if not all. Why do we feel this form of self-sabotaging is OK even if we justify it … Continue reading Just for fun or is it?
When we refer to a fight-or-flight response, alternatively called the acute stress response, it talks about how a person responds in a particular perceived dangerous situation. This situation inherently refers to all the surrounding elements and those within. Very well, … Continue reading A take on the fight-or-flight response.
So, here is something on the lighter side. What does one do when they are blessed with quickly catching scents – far or near, is a foodie but doesn’t enjoy the process of cooking? Do you see the catch here? I recently moved out on my own, and one of the things I dreaded and always have when I had to stay on my own is the process of cooking. Now, I am a decent cook, and when I cook, I want the proper output a foodie would expect-# nopressure. So, what is the catch here? I tend to get … Continue reading My cooking experiments.
Hope everyone is safe and in good health. It will be close to 2 months since I last posted something here, which just struck me. With the state of events in India, I just could not get into the right … Continue reading Hello, again!
Every story has a back story.And that story has another back story.Then another one and another one and another one. So, when you ask my story.What do I say? Do I share the story of now or then?Do I share … Continue reading The yarn ball
A new house.A non-negotiable requirement.A realization that somethings can’t be negotiated. Aira was looking to buy a house in her hometown. She wanted to stay close to her roots, and in some way, she saw this as one way to … Continue reading The big sale.
Star crossed lovers.Damned by the life at every turn.Until life couldn’t confine them no more. Continue reading The contempt
I once asked an older person what the costliest mistake and the biggest regret in their life is. The response came, “Crossing the thin line between helping someone and losing my sense of self. And then not being able to … Continue reading The Dilemma.
Have you ever wondered how we humans are confused beings? We confuse needs with wants.We confuse talent with passion.We confuse choices with options.We confuse taking pride with being proud.We confuse intimacy with physical proximity.We confuse love with a selfless act … Continue reading Have you ever wondered…
The town was known for its famous folktale. This is of a person who was once banished for wrongdoing and passed away in solitude. The story grabbed my attention so much that I would listen to it over and over … Continue reading Once upon a time