Nudge

Sometimes you have to Nudge your liked ones, friends. You have to make them believe that they are important. We all like being liked and appreciated. Why is it so difficult for us to appreciate, encourage, nudge others? Is it because we are scared of being ignored or rejected?

peak

What does it mean by being at Peak? It is self-satisfaction, external appreciation or sense of achievement? I have no clue, but off late peak gets frequent mentions. Going by Freud’s individual difference definition: the meaning of peak differs for us all. Our life is a journey and as a traveler, peak can also mean […]

Crib

I have been the biggest cribber in my friend circle. I had a problem with everything: job, people, relationships. Things have gotten better in a few years, I am more interested in my present. I don’t want to crib about what and how things or situations in my life should be. I have accepted the […]

Music

It is backed by science that music has a therapeutic effect on us. That is the reason in the past our princely states had music maestros. From Baiju Bawra to Tansen, the list is uncountable. Even Vedas had a separate book dedicated to music Samaveda. In Hindustani classical music, we have many ragas which fit […]

Exams

Winter sun, bone-chilling wind and a glass of Masala Chai. Sometimes waking up early in the morning. These are few things reminds me of my class 10th board exams. There were no smartphones or the internet to distract us. I remember papa had packed the television as well, a different kind of sacrifice from his […]

Fiction

Reading fiction written by a few authors is delightful. Reading Khushwant Singh after some time and the way he describes places in his story makes me feel am in there. It is like visiting the world with him. I felt the same reading Oscar Wilde, Charles Dickens, and Satyajit Ray. It is like going back […]