Category Archives: Friends

Obituary (Fiction essay)

“We are deeply saddened to inform, our beloved mother Sumedha passed away peacefully in sleep last night.” 42 years of a friendship had come to an abrupt end. Just like that. Another piece of me fallen and turned to ashes. … Continue reading

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Positive or Negative?Identifying Influence

A person with negative mindset feels jealous, even threatened, of someone competent or better, where a person with positive mindset will feel inspired & bonhomie.  The Negative’s idea of success includes bringing others down to look taller/better, while the Positive … Continue reading

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The Thing About Love <3

Love is elusive, many say. Even transient. Like a wild horse, it runs free Exhilarating to ride Impossible to maintain. But lovers. Lovers know different. They will tell you, Love is the only thing that stays When everything changes – … Continue reading

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Self-Righteousness & other things

I never liked being bullied, watching someone bully another and I do not enjoy bullying people. I do nag my close friends sometimes for fun because they know I mean no harm to their self-esteem. No conscious effort went into … Continue reading

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A letter to my greatest Love! ❤️

My Little Wizard, My Love Ahaan! I am writing to a future, teenaged you, while you are still very young. You are a goofy, talkative, bright little boy of 4 years, both empathetic and whimsical…brimming with joy, possibilities and curiosity. … Continue reading

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Detachment and Love?

Oh this divine drama of detachment that prevents people from loving wholly so they avoid being hurt.  How can one love in bits & pieces? What is this cautious love? A love so feared is no love at all. It … Continue reading

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R.I.P my friend

Life is so unpredictable. One day you are talking to a loved one and the next you hear they are not around anymore. And you are at a loss of words, reactions at the overwhelming information…Like an ocean knocked at … Continue reading

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LITTLE SOMETHING THAT MAKES LIFE BETTER ❤️

  I have been friends with my bestie for more than 14 years now and I have known her for a good 26 years. She’s 30, I’m almost there and like you can do that math, we have known each other … Continue reading

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