I was an avid reader during my school days. However, somewhere along the way, life took over and I lost my interest in reading. I have no one to blame but myself. But, a few years ago, I decided to make a change and get back to my old reading habits. In 2017, I decided… Continue reading How to read more books?
🔎 My Quest for Perfection I have been guilty of being a perfectionist. While there are times, when I have benefitted a lot from it, the stress that comes with it, is inevitable. Not only has my quest for perfection has stressed me out a lot but it also, sometimes, slowed me down and has… Continue reading Perfection is thy enemy: How to overcome it?
Today was my scheduled day to post here but coincidentally, Pooja @ Lifesfinewhine dropped this on her blog. So, I decided to postpone my scheduled post and re-post the interview here. We discussed my blogging journey, along with some other fun questions. I enjoyed answering each of them. A big thanks to Pooja for letting… Continue reading I got interviewed
In one of his podcast episodes, Cal Newport mentions that he (and other professional writers) does not believe in writer's block. His stance is pretty similar to Chuck Close, who says, “Inspiration is for amateurs.” They state that what writer's block feels like for other people is just a usual process for an experienced writer. So,… Continue reading How to Overcome Writer’s Block?
I have always struggled with finding the perfect planning system for years. Do I go digital or do I continue with analog? How about a bit of both? If I do both, would I be able to handle it? There had been tons and tons of questions in my mind. As a natural overthinker, it… Continue reading Sorting Out My Planning System
Just another random post about something that caught my eyes today. I was spending time reading some blogs, when I came across this: When I promised myself to get back to my old hobby of blogging at the beginning of this year, I wanted to be consistent. So, I planned to post at least once… Continue reading Milestone Unlocked
After experimenting with my schedule for sometime this year, I fixed a biweekly posting frequency on this blog. I planned to post every Wednesday and Saturday. However, last Saturday, I diverted from the said frequency. I don’t have an excuse apart from that life got in the way. Could I have still posted it accordingly?… Continue reading It’s okay to take a break
A couple of weeks ago, I published an updated version of my favourite quotes. Since I had written about my favourite mantras a few months prior to that, I thought of updating it too. So here is a list of more mantras that I've added to the record since the last time. Begin.Make time.Express yourself.Trust… Continue reading More of my favourite mantras
I hit the silver jubilee recently and so, I thought of listing down the rules that I want to inculcate this year: Value experience more than materialistic desires.Don't hesitate to relocate if someone means the world to you. And for the right people, immigration is totally worth it.If your drive for being independent and ambitious… Continue reading My 25 rules for turning 25
An unexpected change took place yesterday. And it provided me with extra time in my hands for this month. Now, here comes the options, the choices. What to do? What not to do? Since I have found out that I work better when held accountable, I decided to post it here. For this month, I… Continue reading Food for Thought