~ Agatha Christie A book that needs no introduction. I would begin this review with an embarrassing confession about myself: to my all-time favorite author, Agathe Christie, whose works, I have read more than of any other authors and the only one whose novels I finish within a single day. How could I have not … Continue reading And Then There Were None!
~James Clavell It was the "summer holidays". A 17-year old girl from a district in the state of Kerala, India, was taken to a badminton club near her house by her father. They crossed a library on their way and happened to stop by it. The father's eyes fell on the majestic title of the … Continue reading SHŌGUN
"Mere gossip anticipates real talk, and to express what is still in thought weakens action by forestalling it."Søren Kierkegaard So, what is scarce and rare? Silence. The ability to deliberately keep yourself out of the self-boasting and subsist on doing without any kind of external validation. This is the exact piece of wisdom that I … Continue reading RESOLUTION-2020 SCRUTINY
6 AM - Wake up, Meen! 6:15 AM - Important Task No. 1 7:30 AM - A Comparatively Relaxing Task . . . and so the list goes on- the last thing I write at night, just before going to bed and the first thing I see in the morning- which, by the way, is … Continue reading TO-DO LISTS – MY CAPTOR
A slack world. The lazy people inhabiting it. It has been so for the past twenty-five to thirty years. It hasn't been any different for Neha as well. Somewhere between staying inside the house for thirty long years with little contact with the outside world and never having been in contact with even her nearest … Continue reading Work From Home In An Alternate Universe!
When was the last time that you meticulously planned out a fun schedule involving a lot of interesting activities? Was it during your last few days of high school? Or even ahead? Well, without bragging too much, let me get straight to the point at hand. I have been thinking too much as to how … Continue reading THE GOOD WAY TO VISUALIZE THE LOCKDOWN: THAT LONG PRODUCTIVE VACATION YOU WERE WAITING FOR!
"I have only a hundred likes for the picture that I uploaded yesterday. She posts the picture of her shoes and she gets a two-hundred." This is the mindset of many Instagrammers and Facebook users who crave for getting the maximum number of 'likes' for their uploaded pictures. Instagram is a good repository that can … Continue reading INSTAGRAM PUTS AN END TO THE RIDICULE OF ‘GETTING FAKE LIKES’
January 1, 2020. The day I finally decided to look back at my long-forgotten and neglected blog. Well, there is absolutely no surprise that today is the day I eventually chose to come back here; today, the day of new resolutions, one or two or maybe three in the case of many whereas an umpteen … Continue reading Resolution: That One Promise We Never Fail To Break
It was the season of placements in my college. Everything that we learned till then seemed to lead up to this day, or more aptly, these few moments that tested our eligibility to move forward in life, or so we believe. Despite me having convinced myself that this wasn't the end of my career, I … Continue reading The Placement Journey That Many Of Us Dread!
"Reading a novel, getting the characters into your head in a way that their visual appearance of your creation appeals so much to you, then finally watching the movie version of the book wherein you expect to see the characters of your fabrication but instead get failed to be allured by the cast members as … Continue reading The Written X The Visuals