• Be you

    Let’s talk about our favorite: social media

    Aren’t we lucky to have resources like the internet and social media? We can explore or search whatever we need in a click and that is what makes most of our work easy. We are dependent on the internet so much that whenever we want to know about something we reach out to our phones or laptops and here we are with an answer in just a click, so in this development of technology reading books for information, listening to elders and their stories, waiting for the broadcast on radio or television all of these things are just gone and I kind of miss all this. In this lockdown somehow…

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    The Break we all Needed

    With the whole world going through a tough time, the growing coronavirus, the falling economy, the number of people losing their lives, and the constant fear of getting infected with the virus it’s all a mess for everyone. In march everything was normal, everyone was as busy as ever. I was at my college. Suddenly we got a notice from the director that we are closing the college because of the ongoing coronavirus. I don’t know about everyone else in the college but I was super happy I needed a break and trust me going home and good food is what we crave for in the hostel. Then the lockdown…

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    Am I an Introvert or just an arrogant person?

    Back in school, there was a time when my teachers used to tell my parents that your daughter is very quiet, she doesn’t speak anything. Then there was a time in high school when teachers used to complain that your daughter talks a lot in the class, there was this one teacher in school who used to yell at me “Aparna just get out of my class” as soon as she entered the classroom and I, the poor innocent child use to look at her blankly and then look at my friend sitting right next to me and start laughing and talking again. Now when I think about it, it’s…

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    Initiating a conversation with myself

    Growing up as a woman I was always told to think about family before doing anything, what people or the society will say if you do anything and most of the time I functioned the same way. Before thinking about what is good for me I always thought about what people will say if I do this and I noticed that somehow my decisions were never mine they were based on the collective thoughts of the people whom I don’t even know. We do this always in regarding everything from a small thing like what should I wear to a gigantic decision of whom to marry or what career path…