That relationships evolve, is a commonly known and accepted fact. But the extent to which they evolve, and the people involved change is an unspecified territory. Who knows how any of the people involved will change, how as they grow, the ones they chose will evolve. So how do you weigh your chances before you … Continue reading Relationships and travesty
(Reposting an ancient post from September 2008 from my old blog because it tickled me so. Also, please ignore the strong opinionatedly outraged tone if you spot it. Thanks) I have been reading Robin Sharma's 'Who Will Cry When You Die?' lately. Had bought it for a friend's birthday. Since he already had it, i … Continue reading THE MONK WHO MOVED MY CHEESE
You know one of the oddest ironies of this life? You may grow older, but you never grow up. And that comes in second to only one thing.. while your family and close ones will spend half their lives (and yours) telling you how you need to grow up, directly or indirectly THEY are the … Continue reading Growing older, but never old enough..
I have been obessing over this song ever since i heard it in 13 Reasons Why. It is haunting, beautiful and full of this sorrow and ache which is so difficult to otherwise express in words. Here is a Youtube video of the song from the show https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8JAAjqvwqHw I am not the only traveler … Continue reading The Night We Met..
What do you do when you become a part of somebody else's life's drama? And how do you explain the lack of empathy that comes in beyond a point? When you've been a 'good person' for so long that people have started expecting it out of you. How do you then explain that even you … Continue reading The cup runeth over..
The summer season is usually a very confusing period for my skin. It's hot and sweaty, and the mere idea of loading my face with moisturizers, sunscreens, serums or any other product for that matter makes it seem more like a task than an essential step. But now that i am nearing thirty, i am … Continue reading My summer skin essentials
I am now beginning to understand the differences between fairytale romance as we are exposed to, and real life love. In real life, the stories do not end with merely the girl and the boy walking away into the sunset hand in hand, after having won their love against all odds. It goes beyond those … Continue reading It’s Not About Pretending
Hands wide Eyes dry Heart's fye Lone cry Silent sigh. Petty thoughts Small blots Multiple blocks Crippled trot. Mind's blight Thoughts deride Actions smite Anguished quiet.
When I tell someone my husband and I are working together, they nod their heads in this confusing, all knowing manner. For sake of politeness, and with the intention of not shaking their false sense of complacency pertaining to the above mentioned fact, I've never really asked any of them why they do it. But … Continue reading Working Partners