I wanted to kill myself three years ago. This isn't some common cry for help. It's a story. A story of how nothing has to be dark and grim on the outside for someone wanting to kill themselves. It could be burning hell on the inside and you'd never know it.Have you ever read my blog? I urge you to read anything from before the year 2014 and you'll surely notice that something is off. To save you hours of reading, you'll see that there is not one post that embraces or cherishes anything. … [Read more...] about I Wanted To Kill Myself Three Years Ago, I’m Glad I Didn’t Do It
Four years ago, I wrote an article titled, 6 Things To Do And Not To Do When You Are Irritated Or Frustrated. It is, by far, the most popular article on this blog. It's obvious, isn't it? People are, more often than not, irritated and frustrated. We're human, after all. … [Read more...] about The Only Thing You Need To Do If You’re Irritated Or Frustrated
It's raining outside and I'm sitting at the edge of my bed with a 3-minute breakfast can and a cup of tea in my hand. I have voluntarily switched off the lights in my room so that the light which manages to escape the overcast outside enters through the window and lights my room up just a little smidge. Anyone would say this was odd behaviour but today, I'm remembering something I truly miss.The carefree rainy days from my childhood in DehradunIt's a very specific set of memories. I haven't … [Read more...] about Remembering The Rains From My Childhood In Dehradun
I really wanted to start this post with a "there are two types of people..." cliche but I chose not to do that. That was because I realised that every person, at some point, comes across a unique kind of problem - a small one.Ever had one of those problems that weren't large enough so you couldn't share them publicly. You play the conversation in your head a thousand times and it always ends on this,"That's not even a real problem. Just take it easy for a while."Easy for you to say, … [Read more...] about How To Deal With a Minor Inconvenience: A Consolidated Rant
This post is in the series, Decluttering My Life.Look around yourself and try to find the things you haven't touched in a long while. Be honest and you'll see there are so many things you bought because they looked cool and then didn't use them at all. Now, you have two choices. Start using them if you can or give them away. Giving could be donating or selling and both these methods are fun. … [Read more...] about Decluttering My Life #1: The Cupboard and the Table
It's been 4 months since I started listening to the Minimalists. It's been a month since I started taking minimalism seriously. It wasn't until 2 days ago that I actually started decluttering. … [Read more...] about Decluttering My Life #0: The Why, What and How?