What did I learn after writing 10 blog posts in 4 days?

The last 4 days have been tough. My partner and I are pulling off a writing rally. We each gave the other 10 topics that fits the themes of our respective blogs. There were no other guidelines or rules except that we had to churn out the 10 blog posts in 2 days. Today is…

3 Must Haves to be an Entrepreneur

There are so many ways I want to interpret the must haves for an entrepreneur. It could be hardware or psychological or emotional must haves. So in this piece I will touch upon my experience as a 1st generation entrepreneur and write from my heart. A solid co- founder : I can’t stress this enough….

The FOUR biggest fears that I overcame as an entrepreneur

To do better and to be better, one most consciously has to be aware of what’s working well for them. What are the good parts of what you are doing? It’s because without doubt, there will be a ton of things that you aren’t doing right or doing well. Don’t focus on the NOTs, and…

The top 5 mistakes I made in my first year as an entrepreneur

I stopped prioritising my health. Prior to being my own boss, I worked at an MNC. Five days a week, I worked out with crazy dedication. I invested in the right proteins, an appropriate gym and the right trainer. For me it wasn’t an expense, it was an investment. The first year of being out…

How can you elevate your craft?

From times immemorial, ever since the formal schooling system has been in place, we have always been pegged at how great or not we are in a classroom. So if you were like me, you probably had a rank in class. A rank in the subjects that you studied and then overall. Throughout your school…

One fool proof way of polishing your creative process

When we read, our thoughts tend to circle around that content. The characters that we draw up for our stories start resembling the ones that we have been reading of. In Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Ted Talk- That Danger of a single story, she says that as a kid growing up in South Africa, her imaginary…

Three books that I can read any number of times.

I was going through a bad break up, my worst so far. I knew in my bones that it was over, but I willed the universe into giving me signals that there was still hope. I looked out for signs behind cars, anything that could be his name. I played Ludo and bet that if…

A Letter to My Future Child

My Dear Love, When you come into this world, it will be the most beautiful and the most scariest day of my life. It will be beautiful because you will make me so happy, but it will be scary because the thought of you ever being sad will make me sad. And my mind will…

This Valentine’s – Choose Yourself

It takes a huge amount of self love to be worthy of the love that you think you deserve. One act of self love can turn the wheels of fortune in your favour. But like with most things that are worth it, this isn’t easy. Self love isn’t easy. To begin with it needs a…

Faith… a long way away from Home

Judge all you want, But that woman who doesn’t want to birth her own, Feeds the stray dogs around her apartment.   That man who maintains a spic and span apartment, Has been brought up in squalor all his life. So judge his minimalistic life. Judge all you want.   That woman with the hijab…