Resolutions for 2016

This will be the year I turn 30! I am happy to share that I am not as worried or stressed as I thought I would be. I am more confident than ever. Since 2015 was the year of contentment, I proclaim 2016 as the year of preparation. Preparation for the enigmatic 30s! So, here’s the list : 1. Pursue a sport. 2. Start coding […]

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Day 24 : Write about a lesson you have learned the hard way.

There are 2 parts of the lesson I learned the hard way : 1) Never put yourself on the back-burner. Learn to do things alone. 2) Never take bullying in any form. I was self-centered till my school days. I was sure of everything I wanted to do throughout the day and never had the FOMO syndrome (Fear-of-missing-out). My life was perfect. No exaggeration in […]

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Face it!

Life is a blessing. When I see people cribbing about that blessing, it puts me off. I am not talking about random ranting or statements like ‘my life is a mess‘. That condition can be overcome with an hour with friends and a bucket of ice-cream. I am not talking of crying at a setback or a genuine mental/physical internal/external conflict one is going through. […]

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Book Review : The Winner’s Curse by Dee Walker

Paperback 288 pages Publisher Srishti Publishers; 1 edition (24 December 2014) Language English ISBN-10 9382665242 ISBN-13 978-9382665243 WHY I READ THE BOOK One fine day last month, I was going over my notes taken at the #WIN conference by Blogadda in Feb 2014. In his opening address, Mr.Ravi Subramanian had mentioned that Mr.Yatin Gupta helped him setup an author blog and got him initiated into […]

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Project 365 – 2 – Wo kehte hain mera watan

Project 365 – 2 – Wo kehte hain mera watan

Disclaimer : This post was written before I came to know that Iqbal’s ideology transitioned from having India as a united nation to a pro-partition stand. However, this nazm still holds true, for the Iqbal that saw a free India. A Republic Day Special this – Wo kehte hain mera watan, ab nahi raha Iqbal ka chaman, mere zehen me jhank ke dekho zara, aaj […]

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