Month: November 2013

The bare truth

When you bare your soul online, everyone sees it. That’s the good news. When you bare your soul online, everyone sees it. That’s the bad news. “Bear” that in mind. Sorry, bad pun, but I couldn’t resist it!Today is the last day of #NaBloPoMo. It was my first time doing this and I have to […]

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Entering and Exiting

Life is a unique paradox. It is probably the one thing in the world where the individual cannot plan either her entry or her exit. A little over seven ¬†years ago, I was witness to a near-simultaneous set of events. One was the passing away of a beloved uncle; it was sudden, unexpected and put […]

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Happiness- the road or the goal?

Isn’t it uncanny how a certain author or filmmaker can tap into the exact thoughts and sensations that we go through and breathe life into them? The Will Smith starrer, The pursuit of happyness, and Paulo Coelho’s masterpiece The Zahir, managed to touch that special chord deep inside my soul. At a time when I […]

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An aspiration fulfilled!

We all make New Year’s resolutions. We also set goals, fix our sights, tell ourselves that we WILL do it, come what may and somehow, it all fizzles out by the end of the first week. We get lazy or just don’t have the motivation to continue with it, let alone keep ourselves focussed on […]

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