She took a deep breath, trying hard to hold her tears but in vain. A salty pearl trickled down her cheek and landed on the photo frame in her hands. The moonlight peeping through the space between the two curtains on the window made it twinkle like a star. Continue reading It’s not my fault, he shouted
A community on Instagram trying to create a safe space for all. Continue reading Souls that Listen
When I finished reading the book, the most important thing I realised was this:
Movies keep you engaged with the thrill while books let you enjoy the the minute details you miss out while watching movies. Continue reading On reading Harry Potter for the first time
There was no point in fighting. Continue reading Fight – Six Word Story
I recently started my daily journal on Notion. Here I share my template of the journal… Continue reading On starting a daily journal… yet again
In this blog, I answer the following questions:
What is your experience with the Gutenberg editor?
Do you prefer it over the previous editor?
If you are not satisfied with Gutenberg, what suggestions can you make to WordPress to enhance your blogging experience? Continue reading I love Gutenberg Block Editor but I have suggestion – Blogging Insights #35, #36
In this post, I answer the following questions:
1. What is your passion with regards writing genres ?
2. What is your chosen genre ?
3. What is the genre you might like to write about but lack confidence to start ? Continue reading Genres I read, write and want to write – Blogging Insights #33
In this post, I answer the following:
Do you think that reading is an important prerequisite for writing well? If so, what kind of reading material inspires or affects your writing?
How often do you visit the WordPress Reader?
What kind of blog posts are you more likely to read? Continue reading Reading is important to write – Blogging Insights #32, #34
There is a painting.
Everybody is happy in it.
It is such a beautiful painting.
But that girl there,
She is crying. Continue reading The (beautiful) paintings
A couple of days ago, I recalled another incident that I was not planning to put into my story.
I want to honest with the story, then why was I planning to skip it?
My brain has killed the “most important” detail of the incident. The “WHAT?” question. Continue reading Should I write about an incident whose ‘most important’ detail my brain has killed?
There are times when we want to do nothing. But is doing nothing easy? Continue reading Doing Nothing
I have stopped writing it for a while as I am trying to work out a bit on the structure of the incidents. I don’t want to go put events in the order that they happened. I want it to be more how you start with one thing and then you get into another thing and then you dive deeper and deeper. It should look like how a mind works. Continue reading I should write more because my brain buries more memories than I think
In this post, I answer the following question:
Has your blog turned out more or less as you expected or totally different? Continue reading How my blog has evolved in the last 5 years – Blogging Insights #30
In this post, I answer the following questions:
How important is the comments section to your blog?
Do you read the comments on other people’s blogs/posts?
Spam comments and spammers : we all hate them. How do you identify spam comments?
Have you ever “approved” negative comments? Continue reading Why are comments important for a blog? – Blogging Insights #29
Isn’t it too easy for us to keep our story aside because it’s not urgent? Or because we are not getting paid to write it? Or because we are waiting for the right time to start writing it? Continue reading Why is it so difficult to write your story?
I recently attended a safe space conversation on Instagram live which focused on what not to communicate with someone going through a tough time. The conversation took me back to the time when I tried to support a friend. Their problem appeared similar to what I had gone through years ago. So I thought it would help if I shared my experiences with them. I even tried to give them solutions to their problem by sharing what worked for me. Continue reading I realized where I went wrong in supporting my friend and how I could have done it better
For years, I have tried to fit in – fit into the popular trends and culture. Continue reading Being myself: A journey of self-acceptance
“Sushant Singh Rajput,” a message from my colleague read.
I sent question marks in reply.
“Suicide.” Continue reading Destigmatising conversations around suicide and mental health: I’m a human before I’m a journalist
While school is a second home where we grow up in a protected environment, college is considered to be a place where we get the first taste of freedom. Just like all my classmates, the simple child in me was excited to leave school life behind and join college. Continue reading Not fair, but lovely: I am my version of beautiful
A cloudy sky
Social Distancing Day 66 (May 19, 2020)
Noida, India Continue reading Moments #74