It’s Sweet and Blissful

We’re driving towards my native place in Karnataka and dad’s saying something to my brother about where to stop for petrol… I try to pay attention, but can’t I realise I don’t have to worry about it. My eyes are doing that slow-mo opening and closing thing, and I’m falling asleep I can feel morning…

My Graduation Ceremony

So, about today. It was the best day ever. Thank you God. Thank you so very much. Two things happened. I passed MA sem one examination (which shouldn’t be such a big deal, but it somehow is). And two, we were made to feel so special by the college. All of my classmates weren’t present….

Some Random Facts about Today

So today I’d worn a saree. Almost everyone who saw me in the function complimented me. It felt so nice (obviously). It was also such a confidence booster as I’ve had body image issue for quite some time now (nothing major, just a slight dissatisfaction with how I look sometimes). I met everyone, talked and…

How Much is Too Much?

Working hard is good. It gives you a purpose, a direction, a reason to live and a hope towards a better future. But stress? Bad. Thinking about work all day? Bad. Best thing – Work hard. But don’t take tension. Be chill. Important thing: don’t over do it. Life is too big, and these small…

To The Girl in 9th Standard

Hang in there. You’re destined for greater things. Bigger and better things. And these problems of yours will seem small. Yes, darling, they do seem to encompass your whole life right now. As if your life depends on being friends with the cool group. As if there’s definitely something wrong with you because the pretty…

Back to Mumbai!

Soooo I’m back Mumbai! And I’m so happy that even the 35 degree Celsius temperature doesn’t dampen my spirits. So I reached mumbai day before yesterday, and the next day – that is yesterday – I went to get my merit scholarship (yes, I got selected for a scholarship on the national level!). The lady…

My first love (part II)

Good morning, bloggers! How are you today? I thought today is a good day to share remaining two of my canvas paintings. This is a typical painting of scenery which every art lover paints, to learn different types of strokes used for mountains, trees, water, sky and rocks. It exudes a combination of peace, serenity…

The Ordinary Things

Today I feel happy. So contented with myself That the ordinary things seem extraordinary to me. The headlights of the cars on the opposite side of the road Make me feel as if thousands of spotlights are trained upon me. And the brightness outside is just a reflection of the brightness inside. Inside me. Inside…