5 things to let go and 5 things to hold on

All I had to do was to put hand hands on paper and draw an outline of both my hands. Then in the left hand’s sketch, I had to write five things I have to let go and in the right hand’s sketch, note down the things I want to hold on to. All the 10 things have to be written in the fingers and thumbs. Then you’ve to assign a colour to those things. Continue reading 5 things to let go and 5 things to hold on

A note of kindness for myself

Does that sound selfish? Oh no! It’s self love. Last month, I attended a virtual talk of a friend who is a counsellor. In the talk, we were asked, who is the most important person in your life.

While many of us consider our families as the most important people in our lives, we forget to count ourselves. That’s was the point those counsellors wanted to put forth. Interestingly, my answer was:

ME! SAUMYA! Continue reading A note of kindness for myself

How has coronavirus affected my blogging? – Blogging Insights #23

In this post, I answer the following questions:
1.How has the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic affected your blogging ? Are you posting more or less than you used to?
2.What is the tone of your posts these days, happy, sad , serious, worried?
3.Have you written any posts specifically about the crisis and its effect on your life? If so, please share a link?
4.What kinds of posts do you like to read these days? Continue reading How has coronavirus affected my blogging? – Blogging Insights #23

The title of my book

For a long time, I have wanted to write a book about myself. I have started writing it a couple of times. Every time I picked up the pen (or my online notes) to write, I ended up focusing on a different chapter of my life. I have spent numerous hours thinking about what my autobiography be called. Have come up with a list of names n number of times. But never found something that I’d like to keep after 10 years. Continue reading The title of my book