The Jigsaw Puzzle Of Life

I loved jigsaw puzzles as a child. The entire process of attempting to arrange the separate pieces of a puzzle in the correct manner to ensure that they form one complete picture was an amazing journey! Even though I am 31 years old now, jigsaw puzzles c ...


Write Your Own Epitaph!

"If you were to die today, what would you want written on your epitaph?" I must admit that the first time I was asked this question, I was quite startled. I am 30 old, perfectly hale and hearty and I have many years to go before I can even think of dy ...

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Happy Teachers’ Day!

Today is September 5th - all over India, this day is widely celebrated as Teachers' Day. I am not very comfortable with the concept of assigning a particular day of the year to the celebration of a particular relationship. For instance, I find it real ...


Far Far Away

Happy endings need not exist just in fairy-tales. Fairy-tales have the beauty of always giving one a simpler, newer perspective of things, a transformation of ideology from “I wish” to “I will” and a belief in trust, kindness, goodness, hope and love.



Mother Nature is filled with various, beautiful lessons. As part of our Releaf Series, here is a post on what we can learn from the beautiful butterflies.


A Note From The Rain

This is for anyone who feels like continuing to hold on to something that Life wants them to let go of. Hello!When you want to hold on to your dream or a love for anything, and you feel like the whole world wants you to walk away from it, but you ...


Accepting Yourself & Your Body: You Can Be You!

In today’s time, it can seem like our happiness depends on others. There was a point of time when I did not know a bigger people-pleaser in the world than me. I found it hard to say “no”, did whatever was asked just to be liked, without honouring my own ...


Letting Them Go: Social Media For The Broken-Hearted

A few nights ago when I was randomly scrolling through my Facebook Newsfeed, I saw a comment on my friend’s wall by someone I haven’t been in touch with for a while. I was a little bit surprised to see their name, and a part of me just wanted to scroll d ...

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Expecto Patronum!

There are times when the world we inhabit seems to be quite a scary place. We are, sometimes, presented with a continuous streak of horrible days that just seem to get from bad to worse. There are some days where we can’t find even one reason to smile. I ...


What Harry Potter Taught Me About Grief

I have read the Harry Potter series countless number of times, and each time I revisit it, I feel like I have stumbled upon a new gem of wisdom. When I was in college, a classmate of mine told me that reading Harry Potter helped her come to terms with he ...