Loneliness & Mental Health: Talk to Strangers. It’s Therapeutic!

This would be a long article but I promise I won’t bore you with redundant information. Before I make my point, here’s two bitter sweet stories of loneliness and how talking to random strangers helped. Two Stories The first story dates back to 2010. I was a fresh graduate, severely hit by recession, trying to find a job. I was a good student with decent … Continue reading Loneliness & Mental Health: Talk to Strangers. It’s Therapeutic!

Yes, I’ve Been There Too: My Message To Those Dealing With Thoughts Of Suicide

Hey you there! Just hold on. I feel you. I really do. I was there too- on the terrace edge, holding a sharp knife, staring at sleeping pills, thinking of fast moving trucks. It was such a relief to realize that all the pain and suffering would get over but guess what, I would not have been there to witness it. This is a very … Continue reading Yes, I’ve Been There Too: My Message To Those Dealing With Thoughts Of Suicide

It’s that time again when….

It’s that time again whenalien voices take over the brain andmute the heart’s songsIt’s that time again whenhead becomes heavierthan all the dumbbells in the gymIt’s that time again whendepression is out on the killIt’s that time again when it’s difficult to saywho you are after allcoz there’s nothingpermanent about youIt’s that time again whenyou give up on allIt’s that time again wheneverything around youis a threatIt’s that time … Continue reading It’s that time again when….

Women’s Day Special: 30 songs for everyday situations women face

Enough of sad, angry and depressing posts. This post is a bit long, but I bet you would thoroughly enjoy it. We go through so many things in course of our day- a nearing deadline, maid on leave, criticism from family, unable to take time to meet your friends, no time for hobbies. Life is so hectic that we often get overwhelmed. This is my … Continue reading Women’s Day Special: 30 songs for everyday situations women face