The rate of suicide has been on the increase in recent times. And in a space of one week, the ugly incidence of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain causes a stir in my mind. It shivers down my spine. And I wondered about the reason for this urge to end one’s life? What could be the state of mind at that instance when one decides that the only option left was suicide? Continue reading →
In the end, all the small things you do make a big difference. Life isn’t about a single moment of great triumph and attainment. It’s about the trials and errors that slowly get you there – the blood, the sweat, the tears, and the small, inconsequential things you do on a day-to-day basis. It all matters in the end – every step, every regret, every decision, every minor setback and minuscule win. Continue reading →
Life shows up with situations that throw us off the happiness radar. Sometimes, people surprise us, challenges overwhelm us, relationships go sour, toxicity and negative energies drain us and the list goes on.
When things go wrong in our lives, no matter how we strive for happiness, human nature at some point reminds us of our pains and hurts. And the effect of this is that the cloak of unhappiness beclouds our emotions. Continue reading →
Sometimes, the seasons of our lives are decorated in fine linens and laced with delectable sweeteners. Other times, the season brings us nothing but grief and pain. We look at ourselves and believe that the world is coming to an end. Such moments are riddled with varying negative thoughts that overwhelm our spirits and thought lines. And you begin to ask yourself rhetorical questions – Why me? Oh God, why me? Continue reading →