On the Times you Feel Down!

We all showcase our happy moments, our moments of victory and pride, but fail to express our low, sad, and embarrassing moments. Why is that? Because we think that it’s a sign of weakness to express our low moments. But in reality, it’s a sign of ultimate strength to recognize your overwhelming emotions and trying…

Depression is Real

Yes, depression is real. Being sad is not the same as being in depression. Sadness is natural and unique to each individual. Both sadness and depression may overlap, but they differ in many ways. Depression is more than just sadness. It is a common, but serious mood disorder. A lack of interest, sleeplessness or excessive…

Glasses

Just like we wear sunglasses to be able to see through scorching hot days, we have a variety of glasses that we use to adjust our sight, so it wouldn’t disturb our normal state. I realized that we reject anything that tries to change our state- if it’s too happy, we find a way to…

9 Random Facts About Human Behavior

Sadness increases the urge to sleep more. The happier you are, less sleep is required for the functioning of an individual in everyday life. If someone cries on little things, he/she is innocent and soft-hearted. Being ignored by someone whose attention means the world to you creates the worst feeling. Having someone ask you “are…

The Dream That Never Was

I woke up, and the sunlight felt different. The messy house I lived in, that I couldn’t bring myself to call home, was peaceful. There wasn’t any sound of yelling, there wasn’t any sign of war. My father believed in mental health and never crossed the boundaries that hurt my heart. My mother was starting…

The Hoax

Screeching and screaming, I don’t see no end to this frustration. The never-ending drama, that people call life- stress, anxiety, caring about what people think, trying different things just to reach the same result. Wanting to do so much, but doing so little. Love bursting inside, but can’t let it out. Fear chewing my insides,…

Everything is F*cked: A Book about Hope

We live in an interesting time. Materially, everything is the best it’s ever been—we are freer, healthier and wealthier than any people in human history. Yet, somehow everything seems to be irreparably and horribly f*cked—the planet is warming, governments are failing, economies are collapsing, and everyone is perpetually offended on Twitter. At this moment in…

The Meaning

Confusion comprehended, agitation ignored, frustration acknowledged, anxiety at its peak. Why am I falling? falling into an abyss, happiness gliding around me, touching and teasing but not staying. Fear- an overwhelm, of some unknown loss waiting just around the corner; abiding its time, building its strength, weaking my resolve, holding me hostage once again. I…

Deception

She believes that reworking according to their views is blossoming herself. This maturity is an eerie veil, behind which hides the deception. It is hence not the grooming of her persona, rather a cruelty upon it. Sadly, she’ll lose herself! Wanna be a wordmate? Connect with us and transform your thoughts into words…If you’re interested…

All of the Stars

Here’s All of The Stars, a song by Ed Sheeran, written by him and Johnny Mcdaid together for the movie ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ which was released in 2014. Taking inspiration from the intense and emotive story in the film, the writers have beautifully tried to encompass a gamut of feelings- sad yet elated,…

Trying isn’t (necessarily) Succeeding

“You didn’t come this far only to get this far”, “Don’t stop until you’ve had enough”, “Don’t stop when it hurts, stop when you make it”, all these are phrases we’re all familiar to, it’s probably been said to you by a friend trying to advise you at some point of your life…and I’m sad…

The Pain

No one could understand, they wouldn’t even try. why I could feel such pain? when someone’s in vain. The silence of hearts, I heard so loud, the fakeness of their smiles, they couldn’t hide. Empathy must it be, yet people say it’s crazy, for they couldn’t see, the pain I have in me! Wanna be…

Me!

Amidst all the rush, I lost her somewhere. Precious but unnoticed, She slipped away unseen. And now when I stopped a moment, I felt so lonely and tired. And now that I look closer, I found that the ‘me’ in me had left. It’s crazy that no one noticed, And sad that I wasn’t there for…

Dum Spiro Spero

I’m good. I do no harm. I don’t judge. I try to understand. I hold no grudge. I step into people’s shoes. I like to help. I dig laughs. I love to love. I believe in the goodness of people. I am positive. I try to make people feel comfortable in their skin. I respect…