Sounds of Home (A Poem)

The door creaking open,The shuffle of feet moving about,The sweet chime of mother’s glass bangles,As she tirelessly works in the kitchen.The faint sounds of morning shlokas,Emanating positive vibes all around the houseAs the family begins another day.The sizzling of the oil in the pan,And crackling of a crisp and brown DosaReminding me that it’s time… Continue reading Sounds of Home (A Poem)

Breathe.

Dear all, Yet another new year is here.. We begin the year with hopes and dreams of getting better in life. There’s excitement, there’s anticipation for the days ahead. We want to do all that we couldn’t in the past year, particularly with a tumultuous 2020 left behind. We keep a lot of goals in… Continue reading Breathe.

A Sight To Behold (A Poem)

2020 is over in a couple of days. This year, though challenging and hard, had its share of good experiences too! The Soulful Nib completed 4 years [Related Post: Go Ahead. Grow Ahead.]. I wrote some of my best blog posts this year, helping me reach a larger audience. This year has taught me to… Continue reading A Sight To Behold (A Poem)

One Day At A Time

Hello readers! I’m back after a short sabbatical from posting on this blog. 2020 is finally coming to an end. Another few days and we bid goodbye to this whirlwind of a year. The COVID-19 pandemic shook the entire world at its core. We’re now slowly getting back to normal, or shall I say “the… Continue reading One Day At A Time

A Break Is All You Need

Hello dear readers! Ever since I created The Soulful Nib, I’ve been very regular and consistent in writing blog posts every month. There have been months when I published a blog post every week. Yes, consistency is something I believe in the most. That’s how we progress. But at times, letting go and taking things… Continue reading A Break Is All You Need

Imagination Creates Reality

For this Children’s Day, I decided to write a blog post on something that encapsulates the life of a child. Imagination. Rewind to your childhood days, do you remember vividly imagining pictures in your mind while reading or listening to stories? Ask a child what he/she wants to be when they grow up, and the… Continue reading Imagination Creates Reality

Unplug.

Social media is such a necessity in our lives these days. It is next to impossible to imagine a day without going on social media and scrolling through our feeds. A certain book I read spoke about an experiment conducted with a set of people. The group was put in an isolated room and was… Continue reading Unplug.

Good Things Take Time

A lot of my blog posts are inspired by the books I read and this one is no different. A little while back, I read this beautiful and wisdom-packed book called “Good Vibes, Good Life” by Vex King. A lot of the passages in the book made me pause and ponder. The author spoke about… Continue reading Good Things Take Time

Birthday Reflections

I’m pretty excited to write this blog post, for it’s a very special one. Today, the 23rd of September, is my birthday! This year I decided to compile a list of lessons I’ve learnt all these years. The day is 23 and so here’s presenting 23 lessons. Failure doesn’t mean it’s all over. It’s another… Continue reading Birthday Reflections