How Fitness Works

Fitness is the new in-thing if you know what I mean. Being fit, fitness freak, fitster and a gazillion other terms have been coined for people who are craaaazy about being fit. So much that fitness and its related products and services industry are worth a *insert a huge number with a bunch of zeroes trailing it*... Continue Reading →

Growing up

A Facebook post made me think. One of my Facebook friends had updated about how she had attended a conference about mental wellness of teenagers and how we end up scaring them and in fact, scarring them about the future. To be honest, not all of us think about that. All we do is crib.... Continue Reading →

Oh the Patriarchy! Bless my soul.

Today I happened to read an answer by a very popular guy on Quora. The question was this- "If separating a man from his parents is cruelty, what about when married women have to leave their parents after marriage? " The answer begins like this - "That’s the way Indian society is set up. Married... Continue Reading →

A “Quote-worthy” journey

It is almost the end of a glorious year. 2016 is ending. I say 'glorious' not because it was fantastically awesome for me, but because it made me rediscover reading. A long lost hobby and craziness of mine,which had slipped into a coma the moment I had given my allegiance to the world redefining rat... Continue Reading →

Open Letter to the Jon Snows

What a fortnight it has been. From clocking enviable hours at work, to being subject to the verbose torture of unidentifiable "Jon Snows" in the name of writing, I have seen them all. I must acknowledge, I am not really happy with it. This post is basically a rant. A rant in which I am... Continue Reading →

Padayappa and The Women

"En vazhi, thani vazhi" How much have we clapped and swooned for this line? Uttered in repetition by our own Thalaiva, Padayappa is a movie that we would watch time and again, to just enjoy. My earliest memory of this movie is going to the theatre with Appa and Amma and watching the movie unfold... Continue Reading →

I Quit!

"I Quit" Not many of us would have had the experience of telling these precise words. Quitting and quitters have always been looked down upon with contempt and condescension. The society has always considered quitting as a taboo. "Giving up" is important. Giving up at the right time, for the right cause is even more... Continue Reading →

The Seven Commandments of Snooze

Most of us know that one thing we do every morning. It is an essential chore which makes us feel better that instant and yet feel equally, if not more, guilty later in the day. This has been the greatest invention of technology since the Telephone. An essential add on to the alarm application in... Continue Reading →

Blue ticks and Screenshots

Of course you know what I am talking about! This is probably a major reason for the new-gen relationships going haywire. Forget Infidelity, forget lack of respect, forget everything else. The "last seen.." and the double blue ticks that adorn our WhatsApp conversation windows and those screenshots completely wreck our lives these days. I am... Continue Reading →

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