It may be 2016 however an institution that has been sacred since centuries continues even today. For a woman more so in India to be unmarried and almost 30 is as good as bearing the Scarlet A on her forehead. It’s not enough that she is well read, educated and has built a career or … More Eating Out Alone = Scarlet Letter?
Every year the emphasis on spirituality, well-being, inner happiness, fulfilment and contentment keeps looming larger. The number of articles and courses I come across daily on the above themes seem to be increasing by the day. And though there are a hundred factors that might comprise a life that feels is moving closer to attaining … More Gratitude – Little, yet Loaded
We do what we can to go on. To preserve our sanity by any means possible. Some choose words, even when words don’t seem enough…. I look around and see happy smiles And wonder how I lost mine I look into the mirror and see a ghost This wasn’t me, dishevelled and crying I … More Wordless
And yet another match concludes. It got me thinking that even though the word ‘match’ indicates a competition, it does have another meaning – which is ‘to harmonize with’, or ‘parallel’. Now this isn’t an English issue that am raking up before am corrected on verbs and what not but it struck me on hearing … More The Power of Words
We all feel the need to get away from the bustle of our everyday lives to re-connect with ourselves. Here’s why offbeat getaways are such a fantastic idea! The New Year arrives and the excitement for me has little to do with parties and sending a 100 texts wishing everyone. Rather, it’s fueled by my … More 5 Reasons To Pick Offbeat Getaways For Your Travel Wishlist In 2016
Over the last few weeks, I have noticed a pattern regarding conversations with my male friends on the overly articulated subject of ‘marriage’. With most approaching an age where it is either the family wanting them to get married or their own desire to enter the said institution – it is certainly on the priority … More Men & Marriage
After much insistence by a close friend, I gave in to her suggestion and picked up the first book in the series – 50 Shades of Grey. Yes, it is indeed a book on erotica but I found it so much more. It spoke of acceptance, romance, and facing one’s demons and above all – … More The Shade Of Cynicism