The Ugly Girl

​To everyone, she was just an ugly face. People passed disheartening comments as she walked past. Her classmates refused to befriend her. Her parents were not only worried about her marriage when she grew up but also openly expressed their concern. But there was someone who kept her sane amidst all this madness. She would…

The moment you start playing a victim…

…is the moment you loose the position of being the hero of your life.  When things go wrong, it is easy to point fingers. It’s because of him, or her, or HIM. But blaming takes away all the scope of a comeback.  Choose to be a hero instead. Take responsibility of your life. And do…

Life as it is

My sister’s pet died today. As I held the corpse in my hands, I felt something strange. Being closest to a dead body I have ever been, I didn’t have any thoughts about it. Neither could I decipher if the feeling was positive or negative.  Later I concluded that… At times, we have to stop…

Running Behind Things

We run behind different things in life. But if we look deep, we will realize that all this running is just a pursuit of happiness. You don’t want that car. You only want to feel happy about owning it. Though there is nothing wrong with owning the car, it is time to address the problem…

Storms of My Life

​I look back at all the storms of my life and realise that they were not disasters, as I thought them to be. They were only the forces of nature, blowing me away to the place where I needed to be. 

Don’t Work for Happiness

People choose the work they like, expecting the road to be a bed of roses. And then the tough times come and we start hating it.  You don’t essentially need to find the work that makes you happy. But what you definitely need to do is… be happy and do the work you do.  Wisdom…

​When There Is Nothing to Say

Some days you do not have much to say, think, or analyse.  Some days you aren’t an intellectual creature, but just some creature existing on the face of the earth. Some days just want to be quiet and feel your heart and breath playing the bitter sweet symphony of life. Today is one such day. 

You Win

No matter how many defeats you faced. No matter how badly you screwed. At the end of the day, if you can manage to look up in the mirror and smile, you win.

Moving On

It seems as if hatred is one of the pre requisites for moving on in life. To move on a person or a thing, we got to somehow convince ourselves that they are not good enough. But that’s the path of hate. Thus, a time comes when we start hating almost everything in life. Adulthood,…