• SAVE FOR TRAVEL
    Travel

    SAVE FOR TRAVEL, NOT FOR STAY

    Have you ever wondered as to what would have happened if the story of Sleeping Beauty was slightly tweaked? What if instead of being cursed she was just slumbering in flamboyant world of luxuries unfazed by what nature has to offer? And then one day, her prince charming who was an avid traveller, kissed her a fortune of experience and introduced her to the lusciously green expanse of nature. Then finally the natural and man-made wonders made her realise: Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty. Stuck in our daily rut of life, we dream about the perfect vacation, but while planning the bookings, we end up shelling out…

  • The Ugly Duckling
    Lifestyle,  Motivational

    The Ugly Duckling

    Head hung in shame, standing at far end of the corner, playing with my frock, I hoped somebody would call me to take the “Prasad”; after all, it was Diwali. No one noticed until one of my aunt shouted in horror and signalled me to get out of the Puja Room. Strange how the same people who loved me by all heart changed overnight just over some blood oozing out of my vagina. For a first timer, it was hard to walk with the pads, dragging myself like a Duckling I walked off in front of the entire household. My brothers watching my exit quietly, strange just a day before…