[Listen on SPOTIFY] Across the river, I see the green.Grass so bright that sparkles and gleams. Caught in awe, I rush towards it.Trying to catch a glimpse of what it could be. As I gallop with my heart fluttering, I … Continue reading A blind chase
Disclaimer: Trigger warning – mental health. Stepping out of the bubble into the outside world. I wonder how safe it is? Faces covered in masks help calm my nerves. But what do I see? Is that a phone call they … Continue reading The new normal.
Meeting someone new or after a long time can be daunting at times. You might be unsure what to talk about, how to initiate a conversation, and the silence in the room gets to you quickly. Here are some conversation starters you … Continue reading The ideal conversation starters.
Is it ever too late to say sorry?(No, this is not about Justin Bieber or his songs) 🙂 Think about this. We have all made some mistakes or had our differences over time, with those we cross paths with. Somewhere … Continue reading A sorry.
When was the last time you took a break? You could be someone working from home, a homemaker, or simply someone looking for work. We all need some time off, don’t we? But what about the pandemic? We can’t go … Continue reading A break before you break
‘What does the future look like?’ How would you answer this question? What if this question is asked by a 10-year-old? With the current times and uncertainty in the air, there is a lot of focus on social media or … Continue reading Children, COVID & mental health.
As kids, we were often fascinated to see our teachers outside the school premises. It is as if we didn’t think they had a life outside. What do they do, how do they speak, dress, and function? Somewhere, this notion gets carried into our grown years, knowingly or unknowingly. And, most often then not, we end up seeing a person in line with their role towards us rather than an individual. Interesting, isn’t it? One of the workshops I had attended during my student years around soft skills, called out this one point explicitly. We should learn to see a person … Continue reading Let’s talk – person to person.
I recently started sprinting through the “Friends” series before saying my good-bye to Netflix (for the third time). One episode caught my attention to an issue I was dwelling upon for a while to share here. The following is quite … Continue reading Just a thought.
Memories, how funny are they.Neatly stacked up in labeled boxes.So easy to pick and revisit when you like. But some sit in the archives.Maybe they were not that important? Or were a few picked and accidentally dropped in another box,the … Continue reading The bitter sweet
Meditation is known to lead one towards being mindful and self-aware. But how do you achieve that inner peace, and what is the right meditative process, especially if you are a person high on energy and tend to get restless quickly? While the answer to it is quite not that simple. Let’s bring back focus on meditation, and the options around this surprisingly vary to a wide range. I explored this area quite a bit because the traditional method that involves sitting in one place with eyes closed for a prolonged time, in its raw fashion, does not work for … Continue reading A quest to inner peace.