Happy International Women’s Day!

Today’s woman is no longer crawling. She is walking and quite boldly too with so much confidence.

Though she is faced with many hurdles and challenges, she is going to crush those too and any other seeming obstacle that would want to derail her visions.

Today’s woman is strong, capable, resilient, stoic, confident and ever determined to be the best in the world. Continue reading

Enough Is Enough!

 

I never knew I would take this decision one day
But events which unfolded in my life drove me insane. (A story for another day)
And I made a promise to the girl looking back at me in the mirror
I told her boldly
I am putting me first.
And I say it without flinching.

Like so many of you, my entire life has been spent caring for other people. That’s how it is with those bestowed with innate compassionate feelings for others. I’ve had a listening ear for families, for friends and even for strangers. I’ve been a great support to ‘everybody’. I was a spend-drift. No. Not what you think. I spend my days caring for others. I spend my time helping out those in acute need. I spend my nights making a list of problems to solve, who to send money to or reflecting on an earlier plea for help which ultimately became the norm. Continue reading