Etch A Sketch

Follow my blog with Bloglovin The fourth month of 2018 – I guess time really knows how to fly! To me, this year had a less-than-ideal beginning. I was, and still am dealing with quite a few mental and emotional speedbumps. It took me months of mental agony, self-loathing, and self-doubt to accept that I…

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I gave up a lucrative side hustle – here’s why

I’ve always had a not-very-uncommon outlook at life. Growing up, I’ve always wanted to be fiercely independent, paying my own bills, repairing my own TV, fixing my own mess and the like. I’ve always wanted to be the best in any room – the smartest, the funniest, and the one who everyone would want to talk to.…

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Is this what freedom tastes like? Slightly bitter, don’t you think?

August 15- a happy and proud day for us Indians. 67 years ago, our country received independence from a 90 year rule under the British Raj. Our freedom fighters, soldiers and several other men and women laid down their lives, so India and her future children could be free from oppression and foreign rule. And…

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Only Engineer or Doctor. Otherwise, fish monger.

This is not a generalization; this is the truth. Some might say that there is a slight shift in this paradigm, but the fact still remains. Our parents still prefer we become something science-y, but this is limited to the two professions they say are undoubtedly the best – Engineering and Medicine.

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Traffic rules? What are those?

I was travelling back home from the I-Day flower show, and as totally expected, I was caught in a traffic jam a few meters before a signal. Typical, I thought. So I waited patiently next to a footpath and attempted to defy gravity by trying to balance my bike on its stationary wheels. Yes, I…

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