Tag: life talk

Life Talk, Musings

What You Stop Doing Is As Important As What You Start

Last week, after a long and arduous hour of grocery [aka junk food] shopping, I decided to unwind at a nearby bookstore. The moment I entered the store, I felt euphoric. Because here, much to my delight, there was an entire section dedicated to stationeries, or to be more precise –  diaries. Now, I have …

Life Talk, Musings

Never Regret Loving Someone

I could feel it in the pit of my stomach. That it’s ending. I didn’t want to believe it. Least of all, accept it. Surely this can’t be it. We were so good. And yet. Here I was, toughening myself up to pull the plug. On something I believed would last a lifetime. Heartbreaks are …

Life Talk, Musings

The Crazy, Stupid thing called Hope

Once upon a time, you believed in fairy tales. In beanstalks leading to secret treasure vaults in clouds and toads turning into princes. In fairy godmothers who create the perfect dress out of thin air and genies in lamps who grant every whimsical wish. In true love’s kiss that breaks death’s slumber and happy endings …

Life Talk

Lean on Someone

She woke up with a silent scream. The room looked strangely alien. A blanket of darkness, punctured by thin slivers of light from the street lamp outside. And empty. Terrifyingly empty. The 5-year old stumbled out of her bed, the nightmare still fresh in her mind. Hands stretched out, she tried to find the door. …