May All of Us Get Lost More Often

Lost. More than a word, it’s an emotion. I often considered being lost to be a dreadful situation because of the unpredictability it presented. But now I wonder: why was it so scary? The chaotic dance of thoughts in the head, the storm of confusion, the inability to choose the right path—everything makes it extremely… Continue reading May All of Us Get Lost More Often

Dear Human

Dear human, I know you lie on your bed every evening after your shift of 9 to 5 which fails to spark your heart. Your feet are bruised due to chasing someone’s unfulfilling love. Your jaw feels paralyzed, as you fail to find happiness in the pieces of paper you are saving for your retirement.… Continue reading Dear Human

It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

Myriad of inspirational blogs, success mantras and motivational videos have shoved this notion down our throat that happiness is meant to be our final destination. I often tried to clutch whatever chunk of happiness I found with both my hands, digging my own nails in my palms in the process. I believed that any feeling… Continue reading It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

Our Struggles Make Us Similar

I come across so many unknown faces every single day. Everyone is busy in going one way or the other. There are times when I wonder what kind of life they might be living. Their existence is huddled with problems which are a whole lot different than mine. A little girl is selling pens on… Continue reading Our Struggles Make Us Similar

Let’s Be Kind on This Journey

When I was trekking from Govindghat to Ghangaria in the Garhwal Himalayas, I came across several people heading towards the same destination. Some people passed me a smile on the way, others asked me to have the Prasad—“It will keep you strong,” they said. And no matter how far the destination was, on inquiring about the remaining… Continue reading Let’s Be Kind on This Journey