Not being dependent on anyone for emotional and professional reasons suited him. In fact, it would suit everyone. He was pondering over the fact that many people felt slighted when their emotions or egos weren’t catered to, as if they were entitled to be catered to, a result of an imagined order that existed inside … Continue reading The Very Rampant Emotional Manipulation
"Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? Caught in a landslide, no escape from reality. Open your eyes, look up to the skies, I see. I'm just a poor boy, I need no sympathy. Cause I'm easy come, easy go, little high, little low. Tell me where the wind blows, nothing really matters … Continue reading Oh, What Did You Do To Me?
It wasn’t everyday that he got to lash out, and today he figured it was better if he let it all out, safely, but still, in the manner that was socially acceptable, like ignoring one’s own thoughts and wishes in favour of the collective’s, mostly pushed forward by a vocal group of insisters, who favoured … Continue reading Why Has The World Become So Complex To Understand?
"People are nicer, warmer and happier than you think. Give them a chance and don't be afraid to get hurt. That's what makes you who you are today. And you're pretty amazing" They had hugged briefly before she made her way towards the metro, on her way back to her home city the next day. … Continue reading Are You Having The Wildest Dreams Possible
The thought kept clawing at him. Stubbornly, like a strand of muscle under stress. His brain seemed intent to calculate each and every possibility associated with each and every situation, both personal and professional. Everyone was wired this way. Millions of years of living alongside predators and unknown plant species had made the brain that … Continue reading The Time Spent Waiting Is Better Spent Reflecting
The worst was over. The time had come for him to deliver on all his professed potential and promises to himself at breakneck speed, and deliver them as soon as possible. It was possible to be productive on an insane level, yet manage to create a wealth of balance between his personal and professional life. … Continue reading The Chaos and Unknown In The World and How To Overcome It.
He knew there were two sides of him. Possibly more, but, from a self-awareness perspective, he knew there were two sides of him. To come to think of it, everyone behaved differently with different people, hiding or revealing a few facts here and there, mixing a few fictions here and there, depending on how useful … Continue reading Know Yourself, Know The World, Know Everything. The Time is Now.
It was the seventh time that he had gone into the washroom to clear his nose in the last thirty three minutes. He had withdrawal symptoms, his body was screaming, so was his throat, laying bare the fact that it had become used to the presence of nicotine around his major bodily functions that included … Continue reading Are You Trying To Quit Smoking Cigarettes?
He hated it when he felt down. For no reason. None whatsoever. As far as he was concerned, he had it all going on for him. Personally and professionally. Yes, it wasn't as if he were completely free to do what he wanted to when he wanted to, but he could think that he could, … Continue reading Do You Understand Yourself?
"Why do you even exist?", came the sharp tone directed towards him. "It wasn't my choice, you know that perfectly well" "I know your parents had sex to create you. I mean, do you really know, why do we, you, all of us, exist? Why did we happen?" "The entire cosmos consisting of universes, in … Continue reading The Sins Of Existence