On Failing

Failing is an integral part of leading. And being willing to fail is the sign that you were born to lead. It is a sign that you were born to fly, and not be caged. It is the sign that you are a pilot, not a passenger. It is a sign that you have still…

Would you buy yourself?

Would you subscribe to a blog that you have? Would you read the book that you sell? Would you hire a person like you? Would you prefer to be your son? Would you marry the person you are? If no,  there is something wrong with you. Fix it. If yes, there is something very wrong…

I am creative because I am dumb

People who admire my creativity and my works get muzzled by how slow I can sometimes be to grasp even the simplest of the things. Me too! But lately, I have realized that I am not slow despite being creative. I am creative because I am slow. Any new piece of information that enters my mind…

The clutcher and the bun

It’s been a long time. The only thing he remembers of her is her long long hair. Tied up into a huge bun, it almost looked as if a small, pretty face pasted on a big mass of hair. When she let it loose – god, when she let it loose… Somehow he always found…

Expecting Apple from a PineApple Tree

Sounds stupid, right? Yet, this is what most of us go on doing throughout our life. Dreaming of fitness, sitting in a McD. Aspiring to be an entrepreneur, playing Counter-Strike. Wanting to have a sorted life, doing drugs. Wishing to wake up early, sleeping after mid-night. There is nothing wrong with doing the latter. What…

It is a blessing being alone on your birthday

Today is my birthday, but not a single friend of mine wished me. I am so angry. It is distracting me from my studies. How should I deal with it?   My answer at Quora: It is a blessing if you ask me. I deliberately switch off my cell phone and go somewhere quiet on…