Creativity in Some Ways

Everyone is creative in certain ways in their lives. I believe that everyone has some hidden talent in themselves which may be hard to find- skills which can help them to do several imaginary things. Creativity has no age limit and it aids us to think better and grow up with time. These days during…

For the One Who is Still Living in the Past

Living in the past- For some, it’s a part of their healing process, and for some others, it’s a chronic illness. But the fact is, that in both cases, it is not gonna ease you completely too soon. It takes time to forget…not to forget, to sedate those past moments. Maybe your past is really…

Dare to Follow your Dream

Meet Sugandha Thakran, née Krishnan. An ex-Indian Air Force officer turned entrepreneur, who now lives a dream of her own. Since inception in 2006, her Tattoo Studio- Phoeninks Tattoos, has expanded into different media aside from ink on skin…. selling oils on canvas, from pencil, charcoal, acrylic emulsion, fabric paints, wax crayons, watercolours, silks and…

Is Living an Art or Science?

We hear more often the terms like the art of living, spiritual living, living for the present, purposeful living, and so many other terms attached to living. So the question arises as to what is living? All of us live, with or without the above terms. Adding some adjectives to life does not mean that…

Not for Money though

I can honestly say that I have never gone into any business purely to make money. If that is the sole motive then I believe you are better off not doing it. A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts. @richardbranson Wanna be a…

Calm

Modern life is hectic and relentless: trains delayed, endless emails filling the inbox, kids squabbling before bedtime, endless to-do lists… There has never been a more important time to rediscover your pause button. Absolutely everyone can achieve calm – including you – and in this book you’ll learn how to take back a little bit…

The Incredible Multitasker

The brain is an incredible multitasker. At the same time that it’s piercing itself with superheated needles of anguish, it’s ruthlessly making plans, contingencies, plotting out a future, giving zero fucks whether it’ll ever see it. On the day I die, it’ll be calculating what to have for dinner as it bombards itself with pain…

The Art of Living

For as long as I can remember, arts, crafts, gardening, sewing, baking, writing – all things creative – have held a kind of magic and innocence to me. I enjoy creating. Who doesn’t love the glint of light reflected off the shiny red handles of the metal scissors used in grade school? The smell of…

അക്ഷരങ്ങൾ

ചില കാര്യങ്ങൾ അല്ലെങ്കിലും അങ്ങനെയാണ്. മനസ്സിൽ കിടന്നിങ്ങനെ പതിയെ പതിയെ ചൂടുപിടിക്കും. പിന്നെ ചെറിയ നീർകുമിളകൾ ആയിട്ട് അവ മുകളിലോട്ടു ചലിക്കും. അത് കുറച്ച് നേരംകൂടി അതുപോലെ വച്ചാൽ തിളച്ചുമറിയും. അകത്തുള്ളതെല്ലാം വെന്തു പാകപ്പെട്ടു പുറത്തേക്കു വരാൻ പരുവത്തിനാവും. പിന്നെ അവയെ പുറത്തോട്ട് എടുത്ത് ആവശ്യക്കാർക്ക് കൊടുക്കുക എന്നത് നമ്മൾ വിചാരിച്ചാൽ മാത്രമേ നടക്കൂ. ഈ അക്ഷരങ്ങൾ ഇപ്പോൾ ഇവിടെ ജന്മമെടുക്കുന്നതും ആ ഒരു തോന്നൽ ഉണ്ടായതുകൊണ്ടു മാത്രം ആണ്. അക്ഷരങ്ങൾക്ക് പിന്നെ അച്ഛനും അമ്മയും എല്ലാം…

Box of Crayons

Everyone is born creative; everyone is given a box of crayons in kindergarten. Then when you hit puberty, they take the crayons away and replace them with dry, uninspiring books on algebra, history, etc. Being suddenly hit years later with the ‘creative bug’ is just a wee voice telling you, I’d like my crayons back,…