Go Ahead. Grow Ahead.

What I’m feeling as I write this down is simply inexplicable. There are two reasons why: 1. Today, The Soulful Nib completes FOUR years. Yes! Four glorious years of blogging 😃 2. This blog post is the 100th blog post on The Soulful Nib! The excitement and exhilaration are beyond what I ever imagined. Today,… Continue reading Go Ahead. Grow Ahead.

Just For Laughs

Hey there, lovely readers! If you’ve ever interacted with children (I’m sure you have), have their energy and enthusiasm made you feel a lot lighter and cheerful? I often bring in examples of children in my blog posts because they are as great teachers as are elders. There’s so much we can learn from them!… Continue reading Just For Laughs

Rest. Recover. Resume. (Guest Post)

Hello!  This is a guest post written by my brother (who is also the editor of The Soulful Nib).  We, as children, were taught a lot of things by the way of proverbs. Moral stories were quite popular. In the vast universe of proverbs, there are two which come to my mind when it comes… Continue reading Rest. Recover. Resume. (Guest Post)

Authenticity Over Approval

A while ago, I was scrolling through Pinterest (my favourite social medium) and came across this lovely quote which read: Don’t trade your authenticity for approval. I stopped right there and let the meaning of the quote sink in. And when it did, I knew I had to write a blog post based on this.… Continue reading Authenticity Over Approval

To Plants, With Love (A Poem)

Hello there! It's been more than a month into lockdown now. While at home, I presume that we've all developed one new hobby or pastime which we have begun to enjoy. For me, this was gardening. I consider myself lucky to be living in a house which has the most beautiful garden around it. I… Continue reading To Plants, With Love (A Poem)

A Perfect Moment

This post is a part of Notes from The Soulful Nib. What's your perfect moment? Let me know in the comments! 🙂 Instagram: The Soulful Nib Illustration Source: Pinterest Image created via Canva

It’s Okay

Dear all, In testing times like this, where stress levels are shooting up, where loneliness is embracing us tightly, it is normal to feel low and wistful. It’s okay to feel drained of energy and low. It’s okay if you do not feel productive each day. It’s okay if you have not learnt anything new… Continue reading It’s Okay

A Gift In Writing

Not more than a few decades ago, communication wasn’t as quick and instant as it is now. People would write letters to their loved ones staying in different corners of the world. The exchange of letters back and forth, the excitement on seeing a new letter in the mailbox, the eagerness to open the envelope… Continue reading A Gift In Writing

Lockdown Lessons (Guest Post)

The lockdown has given us enough time to ponder and reflect over a lot of things. Here's a lovely blog post written by my mother. She has penned down all that she has learnt in this regard. Man is a social being. People thrive in this society by socialising, communicating with others and keeping relations,… Continue reading Lockdown Lessons (Guest Post)