Optimism Vs Pessimism

A pessimistic viewpoint is so easy to make, just go ahead and watch some news channels. A sane person can genuinely become depressed if he watches news channels daily (I am talking about the situation in India). I often ask myself what role I can play in this grand scheme of things, where every content […]

Dealing with negative people

Negativity bothers me, and I tend to stay away from negative people. Sometimes it’s very difficult to stay that way but the basic understanding should be there meaning if the person I am talking to is negative, keep distance and only indulge if it’s required. This strategy have helped me numerous number of time but […]

Story of an Addict

I confess. I am an addict. I am addicted to binge watching TV series and movies. I have even rewatched several TV series and I have lost countless hours like that. Yes, entertainment is important but there is a limit to it. The entire weekend in front of a screen is not healthy. Yes, its […]

4 Years of Meditation

For the last 4 years, I have been meditating for about 20 minutes a day. If you know me and think that this is how I have always been, you can not be more wrong. Meditation has changed my life for the better. But enough about me lets talk about people who struggle while meditating. […]

When Pleasure Becomes Punishment

We are living in an age where it is so easy to get pampered by technology. From binge watching Netflix to constantly refreshing Instagram feed in order to get the updates. The mind wants pleasure all the time, and we now have so many ways to get that. If not checked, the mind wants to […]

Commitment

The idea is not to write something which gets a lot of eye balls, the idea is not to write something which is flawless. The idea is to write from the heart every single day. It may disappoint some people, some may say that the level of writing is degraded, others may say that I […]

Book Review: Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

After a long time, I finally completed the book which I started long back, Blink by Malcolm Gladwell. This book uncovers the decisions made during those fleeting moments which often get neglected otherwise. The author explains what the “gut feeling” actually is. It may sound like a very small topic but those fleeting moments matter most […]