I have always wondered about the condition of the human mind while the body is sick. So many new health resolutions are made, promises to do this in a different way, to quit that to prevent harm to the body etc. I have been sick for 5 days now, and instead of getting better, I … Continue reading Sick Days
I think there comes a time when you realize that it's time to move on to another path, another journey. Last night, as my first ever copy got honoured in the form of the best integrated brand campaign of the year, I felt... nothing. No joy, no excitement, zilch. And in that moment as I … Continue reading The Next Move
I hate routine. Always have and it seems, for now at least, always will. For me, life gets boring when the same thing is happening every day and there is no excitement or spontaneity. Truly, the purpose of life cannot be simply living the same day again and again. This rut is unbearable. I don't … Continue reading Routine Rut
I think in the routine-grind of every day, we all forget to tend to our own needs, wants and desires. With a hectic lifestyle, and no rest for the entire week, we get so drained and most of us don't even notice it. That's why I have decided to start doing at least one thing … Continue reading Making The Day Count
Ah, another Monday is here. Mondays world-wide have now claimed the Crown of Blues, thanks to their ill-timed placement after the coveted weekend. It's all psychological, but everyone seems to be suffering from the same problem. I think that all of us are just so caught up in what other people think about us, or … Continue reading Daze
Chained behind bars is far from freedom, But what about the chains that cannot be seen? The chains of time, work and basic needs, Is this the freedom we truly seek? We sit in offices with no life left, Except for getting up and getting back Into bed. Is this the home we earn money … Continue reading Is This Freedom?
Today after a really long time, I have felt happy; like, genuinely, from head to toe, nothing-can-get-in-my-way, happy. And the reason is quite remarkable. I have always had affectionate pride for my silence, because that is what helps me listen, observe and absorb. I got to listen to a lot of things today; from getting … Continue reading The Gift of Silence
I wrote this letter to my self on 10th October at 3 a.m. in the night while going through a tough week and it instantly made me feel better. Posting it here in the hope that it might help others too. Cheers! Dear Self, I know there are days when you have no idea what … Continue reading Letter to Self for the Difficult Days