Nothing excites me moreThan stepping into a bookstore.Rows and rows of booksBeckoning me to pick them up.My gaze moves along the spinesFingers running over the words,Flipping through the pages. Nothing excites me moreThan stepping into a bookstore.My ears perk up at the conversationOf a group of peopleDiscussing the story of a book on the shelf.They … Continue reading The Bookstore (A Poem)
Hello everyone! This blog post idea was marinating in my mind for quite a long time. And I am so glad that I’m finally writing this. Home is not just a place, it is an emotion. Home is where we grow up. Home is where we find comfort. Home is where our heart is. No … Continue reading Peace, Love, and Home
March 8th is International Women’s Day. Hershey’s India has done something really beautiful to celebrate this day. I particularly loved the name of the campaign, #HerShe. It encourages you to honour the woman who has made an impact in your life, your Shero (She-Hero). People have always been asked to look up to others for … Continue reading #HerShe
Illustrations via Headspace This blog post is a part of Notes from The Soulful Nib
Happy New Year 2022 to all! My family and I spent the last week of 2021 in Bangalore. This was one of the most relaxing and peaceful weeks of 2021 for me. The most delightful part of this vacation was going to the famed Cubbon Park. I only knew about the park from school and … Continue reading Be Like A Tree.
Hello everyone! I'm back with a blog post after a long hiatus. It's been a busy couple of months and there have been some updates on my end. One of my poems got published in an anthology recently. It has been a wonderful feeling to finally see my name in print in an ACTUAL book! … Continue reading Intention Over Busyness
How often have we caught ourselves in negative self-talk? It seems as if there is an automatic responding machine within us. It is always on the lookout for all that we are doing wrong. This voice only gets stronger when an external stimulus intensifies these beliefs about us. We find ourselves in a trap of … Continue reading Never Belittle Your Worth
One of my most favourite people on the internet is Pranita Kocharekar. She is a lovely, talented and wonderful woman. Her posts are something I always look out for because they have something pleasing and new for me to know. In her latest post (as I write this), she asked a question to all her … Continue reading What Is Comfort?
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