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!
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!
The first time I laughed after I had lost my father, I stopped abruptly just within a few seconds. I was feeling guilty for being happy about something so soon. I began to wonder how could I find something amusing enough just weeks after! And, no one made me feel that way. It was my … Continue reading Nugget-28: Why It Takes Time To Get Over Death Of A Loved One?
Brushing my teeth thrice a day, once after each meal. That's a habit I have gained from fabled Indian actor, Ayushmann Khurrana. And, this post is about the same. So, let's begin! I have pathetic gums and teeth. Like seriously pathetic. When I last visited a dentist over four months back, she threw the following … Continue reading Nugget-27: Story Behind Brushing My Teeth Thrice A Day!
Some time back, I received an A2A request on Quora. It asked me to elaborate on my understanding of the term, "Unconditional Love." And, following post is all I had to share on the subject. From my poop to puke, she has herself washed it all. Every time I had been sick and low, I … Continue reading Nugget-26: Understanding Unconditional Love.
A dear one betrayed me months ago. We abruptly stopped talking then after. And, that person’s birthday is about to come in a matter of days. I have written a letter for that soul who once used to be an angel to me. In the letter I have tried to thank them for they made … Continue reading Nugget-23: Someone Betrayed You? Write Them A Thank You Letter!
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?