The Escapist

A nightmare doesn’t seem like such a bad idea if you think of it as an roller coaster thriller you can tune out of, and also when it is the only time you’re truly living while stuck in the cage that is a mundane life.

Being An Ally 101

“To have a second language is to have a second soul” – Charlemagne, Holy Roman emperor implying language shapes your idea of reality. Meanwhile, Shakespeare’s Juliet says “What’s in a name? A rose by any other name would smell as sweet” implying the opposite. Language is primarily looked at as a tool for communication. However, this is not so true. Language, absolutely, changes everything in terms of perspectives and validation.

Star On The Ocean Bed

A person living with extreme depression often loses the ability to imagine a happy future or remember a happy past. Every day is a constant struggle, and he or she may see self-harm and suicide as the only option out. People with depression are often not able to weigh their options properly. If you have any such thoughts please seek help. Here is a poem written from the view of a person experiencing suicidal tendencies.

If 2020 Had Been A Normal Year

The lives of people all over the world have taken a 180° turn in just a few months times. Our humdrum existence in the past has turned into fond memories. Is the pandemic fear going to dictate our lives forever or will we revert to the relatively predictable lives we had grown accustomed to?

Funny Comedy Is Not Allowed

What exactly is a comic’s job? Are we so irrelevant to the happenings in the world that we fan such pointless issues? Aren’t we civilised enough to acknowledge stand-ups in a light-hearted manner? A female comedian was recently berated online for a harmless joke. Read on to find more about this toxic culture in our country.

For You

You are where I am
I am where you are
Don’t ever think I’ll leave your side
I thought of it and it was horrifying.
So here’s a small reminder
A little something for you

Breaking Down Heartbreak

Human beings are complex creatures. Some of us love fiercely.
What happens when a relationship ends? Nothing teaches us how to deal with the pain and void that comes after. This is an attempt at debunking heartbreak. Nowhere am I trying to depict that this is the universal truth but here is an idea. Or maybe it’s just the ramblings of a heartbroken person. Read on if you’d like.

I Wonder When

This pandemic, has changed our lives forever. In every way possible. And only hope and love can help us sail through these turbulent times. So keep the hope alive, and spread love!

A Million Desires and An Ardent Soul

Dreaming big is as easy as dreaming small. We can only fulfill our dreams if we are ready to give it “whatever it takes”. Life always offers you a choice to go down the easy path, which is pretty alluring. But if you are determined and passionate enough, and ready to turn your wounds into rewards, you choose the right path over the wrong one. Hence, if you are daring enough, success is all yours.

Banality of Mainstream Media

The mainstream media has abruptly lost its essence since its inception, and unfair practices in this field have marked a spike. News channels are stuck in a labyrinth of dramatizing every crisis just to please the target audience. Has it just become a place steered by government officials? Has it just become a room for more assumptions and rumors rather than stating out the facts? Why is it hard to report ‘the truth’?