A World Without Phones

Which device are you using to read this blog post? The majority of you will say, "My phone.” Our use of smartphones has become such an integral part of our lives now. We cannot even imagine surviving a day without our phones in hand. What initially started as a medium to call or message people … Continue reading A World Without Phones

10 Indicators of Good Health

What led you to click on this link? What makes articles and blog posts clickable? The numbers in the title. This isn't limited to articles though. We are fascinated with numbers and they succeed in grabbing our attention almost everywhere. How does a person calculate their “ideal weight?” Through the Body Mass Index (BMI). How … Continue reading 10 Indicators of Good Health

The Bookstore (A Poem)

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)

Peace, Love, and Home

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

#HerShe

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

Mindful Moments

Illustrations via Headspace This blog post is a part of Notes from The Soulful Nib

Be Like A Tree.

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.

Intention Over Busyness

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

Never Belittle Your Worth

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