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.
When we hear talks on relationships, not just of romantic nature but also of any other relationships. We hear about the highs and lows, good and bad, breaking up and patching up—the sticking together through it all. And then comes … Continue reading For what it is worth?
[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
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.
One story, 6 different narratives- Cut scene 1 – Hey, don’t you have a twin? How come we never get-together? Oh! We are just poles apart, and so are our interests and schedules. We hardly get any time together. Cut … Continue reading The predicament.