The Stages of Womanhood

Growing up with five sisters has been rewarding. They have all been role models to me for all my childhood and adolescent years. As a child, I would wait eagerly for one of my sisters to come home from school to give me permission to wear her Sketchers sneakers. Ok, neither of us ever needed [...]

Thoughts Of A Girl

Gender Inequality. It takes place in many situations. It is experienced daily throughout the world, from the workplace to the streets, but we fail to notice that it also exists within our very own homes. You see, that’s where it all begins. I was raised in a conservative Indian family so I’ve seen years of [...]

The Economics of settling

Contrary to popular belief, settling down is not the act of marrying someone you’ve always dreamt of. It is not the excitement and the feeling of accomplishment you have after you attain your dream job or house for that matter. Settling is when you give up the good fight and decide that enough is enough [...]

Relationships & Emojis

Relationships are not what they used to be. Gone are the days of sweeping a woman off her feet. We rarely see young people doing something extravagant and breaking out of their comfort-zones to daringly confess their love for their partners. (Not that this has ever been a regular thing, maybe I've also been watching too [...]

Relationships & Emojis

Relationships are not what they used to be. Gone are the days of sweeping a woman off her feet. We rarely see young people doing something extravagant and breaking out of their comfort-zones to daringly confess their love for their partners. (Not that this has ever been a regular thing, maybe I've also been watching too [...]

How to be a better human. Part 1:Love

“To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to love and be loved, that's everything”- T. Tolis. I know the title leads you to believe that this piece of writing doesn't actually belong on a motivational website. If you give it a chance, I promise it could help you more than you'd think. [...]