I almost ran into an electric pole the first time I drove a scooter as I didn’t know how much of ignition leads to what acceleration. Post that one chapter of life, I never needed another lesson on driving. I almost got a free pass for the first TEDx talk that was organized at my … Continue reading 9 Things I Almost Did!
23rd Dec 2014: The first time I got into a relationship. 23rd Jan 2015: The first time we went out on a date hiding from college seniors. 12th Feb 2015: The first time we hugged, since the valentine week was on. 14th Feb 2015: The first time someone kissed me and left my cheek red, … Continue reading Nugget-30: It’s Not Any Easier For Guys To Get Over Love.
Comparing yourself to others is not always a bad thing. I know most others would suggest otherwise, but trust me for a while and I will prove my point. At least, I will try my best to do that. Actually, it can be both good and bad, depending on who you are comparing yourself with. … Continue reading Comparing Yourself With Someone Is Not A Bad Thing, As Long As You Compare Yourself With The Bloody Best!
I spent three years of my life preparing for engineering entrance examinations. I invested loads of my parent’s hard-earned money into costly coaching classes, books and test materials. I abandoned sports and games, stopped frittering time over movies or television and pared on my outings. Then in 2013 and 2014, I gave one of the … Continue reading Nugget-22: Life Is Unpredictable. And, That’s Good.
When she was born, I was damn enthused! Finally, I was an uncle to a beautiful tiny soul. When I saw her for the first time, she was asleep. I tried to touch my fingers against her, and she instantly began to widen her palm. Within the next few seconds itself, her right palm and … Continue reading Nugget-21: She Made Me The Uncle, I Never Knew I Wanted To Be.
Okay, 1 percent growth every day is something rhetoric, as growth in every domain of one's interest cannot be calculated in arithmetic terms and percentages. The concept is basically excelling with baby step, learning small lessons every day to eventually having accumulated a lot of knowledge and expertise over the longer run. Therefore, I have … Continue reading I Hope To Grow By 1% Everyday!
When I lost my father, everything in my life was falling apart. I had every reason to cry, lament and ultimately end my life there and then. But, there was a part of me which kept telling me, in due time this phase shall pass. That was Hope. Today, I have very much moved on … Continue reading Nugget-19: What Kind Of A Feeling Is Hope?
I was nineteen when my father was pulled away from us by the Meta force called death. My mother was just 40 and had lost her partner, her love just mid-way in her life. All she had left to live for was a son she and her husband had welcomed to life on 11th of … Continue reading We Are No More Just A Mother And A Son. We Are Companions For Life.
“There is no way out.`” My head kept regurgitating that to me. That was the only thought playing back and forth over and over again in my mind. I thought I could will myself to death with those words. But, I could not. I had a mother. I had to get better. For her, I … Continue reading Nugget-16: I Just Had To Be A Better Son.
Greetings Reader! I became a part of this forum now almost three years back. However, I began to get prolific about writing here only over a year ago. And, hitherto then, I had managed to had about some 150ish followers most of which comprised of my college mates. And, here I am, amazed by the … Continue reading Why Do I Love Quora So Much!