Student Suicides – The Rampant Issue That We Are Not Talking About Even In 2019!

Student Suicides - The Rampant Issue That We Are Not Talking About Even In 2019! 1

Why me? That’s the question you end up asking yourself. Over and over again. What did I do to deserve this? I am just horrible. I don’t want to live like this. And then, the inevitable evolution of that germ of a thought comes to fruition- Maybe I just don’t deserve to live. This is … Read moreStudent Suicides – The Rampant Issue That We Are Not Talking About Even In 2019!

I am not ashamed of my anti-depressants and it’s time you should stop shaming me too

I am not ashamed of my anti-depressants

I have been taking anti-depressants for 7 months now. And saying this kind of relieves me. I still can’t stand up in front of a public and say it, but I have come to terms with it. After four years of suffering from depression and trying to seek medical help, I finally have committed myself … Read moreI am not ashamed of my anti-depressants and it’s time you should stop shaming me too

The Fight Against My Cancer And How I Won

Breast Cancer Survivor Breat Cancer Awareness

According to the American National Cancer Institute; the number of new cancer cases is 439.2 per 100,000 men and women every year and the number of cancer related deaths is 163.5 per 100,000 men and women per year. With statistics like that, it’s not easy to keep your spirits high when you have cancer. We … Read moreThe Fight Against My Cancer And How I Won

5 Interesting, Addictive and Inspiring Books to Indulge on a Weekend

5 Interesting, Addictive and Inspiring Books to Indulge on a Weekend

When I started reading, I didn’t know which genre or author I like the most, but more than that which type of literature is my cup of tea. While exploring the libraries racks, I was unsure if I should go for a thick 400-page novel, or a novella, or a thin spine drama which ends … Read more5 Interesting, Addictive and Inspiring Books to Indulge on a Weekend

Precious yet highly affordable gift for Valentine’s day

Precious yet highly affordable gift for your Valentine

If you are wondering why your relationship is not working. But simply wondering what is it that went wrong? With time, your relationship should get strong but actually, it is simmering down. But why? Let’s rewind to your honeymoon period You two were inseparable. Incessant messages. Calls. Photos. Love was raining. Who cares about work!!! … Read morePrecious yet highly affordable gift for Valentine’s day

6 Ways to Make Your Monday A Brighter Monday and Bring in Positivity within You

Time for yet another Monday, but let's rock it all the more...

Its yet another Monday. Each Monday the same old feeling sinks in- drag on. Damn! The weekend is over. Carry on, just 5 more days to go. How to have a brighter Monday? However, how could you forget that you worked hard to reach here? Agreed! You follow a monotonous routine, and Monday is nothing … Read more6 Ways to Make Your Monday A Brighter Monday and Bring in Positivity within You

Smartphone Addiction : Create memories for yourself, not for Facebook

What is with this smartphone obsession

Kindle, iPad, laptop, notebook, smartphone, this work, that work, or if nothing then Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat… We just do not even need a reason to let screens enter our bedrooms. Our world now just revolves around those smartphones. We first click pic of the food served or take a selfie, or might capture … Read moreSmartphone Addiction : Create memories for yourself, not for Facebook

Being in a Long Distance Relationship is Exhausting & Expensive – Radhika Apte

Being in a Long Distance Relationship is Exhausting & Expensive - Radhika Apte

Radhika Apte recently opened up about her long-distance relationship with Musician husband Benedict Taylor, who resides in London. People know Radhika for her work in Bollywood but very few people know about her marriage with the British musician. Radhika met Taylor in 2011, while she was learning contemporary dance in London. After 2 years of … Read moreBeing in a Long Distance Relationship is Exhausting & Expensive – Radhika Apte

What is the Blue Whale Challenge that’s Killing Children

What is the Blue Whale Challenge that's Killing Children 2

In the last few days, The Blue Whale Challenge has been making the rounds in the news. A child in Dehra Dun was stopped from killing himself. A class 10th boy in Kolkata was not so fortunate and his family found his body in the bathroom with a plastic bag over his head, tied with … Read moreWhat is the Blue Whale Challenge that’s Killing Children

Let these 5 books engulf you in the world of poetry

Let these 5 books engulf you in the world of poetry

Walking in those pleasant early morning breeze is always surreal. But when it’s winters, then those chilly breezes just seems as if they are teasing you. Poetic much, huh? Poetry brings out that flavor for beauty. Sink in the world of poetry to feel that euphoria. For some, poetry is too complicated and needs time. … Read moreLet these 5 books engulf you in the world of poetry

To do in a happy marriage : husbands helping with the house chores

marriage

The key to a happy marriage is… A successful marriage needs to… blah blah blah.. You can google all you want and these are one of the generic quotes you will get on marriage. The facade behind these never hits you unless you are about take the life altering decision of getting hitched. Or say, … Read moreTo do in a happy marriage : husbands helping with the house chores

Rekindle the flames of dying relationship

Rekindle the flames of dying relationship

With passing time, every relationship simply simmers down. We start to long for that lost passion. Things start crumbling in front of us. But what exactly happened to such a lovely relationship that’s what intrigues us most. What did exactly go wrong? Prima facie, understand that initially, the flames rise higher and higher, and brighter … Read moreRekindle the flames of dying relationship

Are You Getting Married!!! Do you really think so? Then, think again.

Are You Getting Married!!! Do you really think so? Then, think again.

So you think you are ready for getting married? Let’s go little back in past and think again!! Once I’ve the job, I’m ready to get married. Once I’m done with this course, I’m ready. Maybe once I know how to cook, sew, manage home, I’m ready. My parents know the best, if they think … Read moreAre You Getting Married!!! Do you really think so? Then, think again.

Falling in love again : True love exemplified by a 75 year old

Falling in love again : True love exemplified by a 75 year old

Love has always been known as the purest form of worship, the highest form of prayer, unparalleled care and a selfless feeling. However, love in the current scenario seems to have a blemished appearance. Corroded with practicality, selfish motives and the unquenching hunt for perfection, the real meaning has been long buried. It finds itself … Read moreFalling in love again : True love exemplified by a 75 year old

Relationship Goals: How to deal with an egoistic partner?

Relationship Goals: How to deal with an egoistic partner?

A relationship is like a boat hinged on a placid lake. The partners on both ends act as peddlers sailing in the water of “egoism”. To push the boat forward, the peddlers need backstrokes to move the water in the backward direction. This is what gives the boat the desired thrust. Egoism has the power … Read moreRelationship Goals: How to deal with an egoistic partner?

Wasn’t my love enough that he could leave me but not his feelings? 

Wasn't my love enough that he could leave me but not his feelings? 

Love? It is as simple as complicated as it could be. We want things that we fear. However, what an irony it is that things that gives us the most pleasures are scary as shit. What love can do to us, is unpredictable. We can be understanding yet unreasonable. The binaries like the sweetest and … Read moreWasn’t my love enough that he could leave me but not his feelings? 

How to know if the person is the ONE in first meeting?

First Meet

Arrange marriages are a real Pandora box. You just don’t know anything. The person you are going to marry is a stranger who simply walked in. The family you will be living with is completely new. You might be gelling with everyone nicely, yet it is a new chapter. You might have ensured that they … Read moreHow to know if the person is the ONE in first meeting?

Online Dating Has Completely Shattered My Life! Wish I Could Stop It!

Online Dating Has Completely Shattered My Life! Wish I Could Stopped It..

“It all began with one facebook notification”, she said. Seems like Hawaii is certainly not about just beaches, blonde and bikini and beaches are just not about rejuvenation. Strolling across the pristine beaches of Hawaii, my attention has suddenly moved towards the extreme right corner. Just a few inches away from the crystal-clear water, a … Read moreOnline Dating Has Completely Shattered My Life! Wish I Could Stop It!

Being workaholic is not a matter of pride

Being workaholic is not a matter of pride

I recently saw a post on social media about a company, trying to garner laurels from the fact that it’s employees stayed up all night for a “high bumper” project. The workstations were studded with bedsheets, couches and pillows and the employees were clad in Sandoz and shorts. Their working postures varied from a whopping … Read moreBeing workaholic is not a matter of pride

Today, I’m Giving Up on the Love I Never Had…

Today, I'm Giving Up on the Love I Never Had...

I’m giving up on your love. As the first light of the winter sun pierces through the chill and the fog, I wake up anew. I welcome this day with a fresh perspective, and a heart that beats stronger than ever. With my arms open wide and a smile that adorns my face, I open … Read moreToday, I’m Giving Up on the Love I Never Had…

Is honesty the best policy in any relationship?

Is honesty the best policy in any relationship?

Honesty is the best policy in any relationship. But to what extent does this stand true in a relationship? Time and again, we come and face to face with the situations when we have to lie. Here, compulsive liars are simply out of question. There is a huge difference between deception and small lies. Agreed … Read moreIs honesty the best policy in any relationship?

3 simple ways – How to handle rejection!!

3 simple ways to handle rejection!!

Suddenly you realized that its time to handle rejection. So, that endearing Whatsapp picture of your beloved has suddenly gone blank, leaving you clueless? When you tried to dig into details and texted her, the message couldn’t achieve the much-awaited tick mark. You scratch your head, check your internet connection, restart the Internet router but … Read more3 simple ways – How to handle rejection!!

Extramarital Affair of My Wife Doesn’t Affect Me!

Extramarital Affair of My Husband Doesn’t Affect Me!

On a chilly wintry morning, Joseph decided it’s all over between him and his wife Janet. “Everything was going well between me and her. But Janet’s extramarital affair with her office manager David was irksome”, said Joseph. I was listening to everything that Joseph told me in a free-wheeling chat at a New York restaurant. No, I … Read moreExtramarital Affair of My Wife Doesn’t Affect Me!

How to react when partner asks for breakup

How to react when partner asks for breakup...

It is shattering when the partner asks for breakup. All the beautiful moments simply run before our eyes. Mind is fogged by only one question- “what exactly went wrong?” The search for any answer seems futile and even more painful. Visits to the tomb of memories become a regular phenomenon. However, you still cannot let … Read moreHow to react when partner asks for breakup