ideas, originality, writer, blogger

seeking originality in a world of ideas

As we approach the third decade of the millennium, it is safe to say that the world of ideas has been saturated. We don't get to look at falling apples and go. 'Gee, I wonder how that happens'. Because, duh. We keep hearing that 'content is king'. So writers and bloggers have to play the inevitable game of thrones. There is so much being written ev...
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of longing, the void and the self.

In one of our usual existential conversations, a friend of mine said to me, "I feel like I am always waiting for something. But I don't know what it is." While I told her that I could relate it got me thinking about what this feeling actually is. After a bit of pondering, I arrived at a probable answer. Longing. A melancholic descend into nothingne...

blogger recognition award

The blogging community is such a generous and kind space. I love how we build and back each other up. Recently, I've been nominated by Entertainingly Nerdy for the Blogger Recognition Award. Check their blog out for cool book and movie reviews. Thank you so much for thinking of me, fellow nerd! The Blogger Recognition Award is a way for the comm...
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undergrad vs postgrad: how i grew as a person

I went back to uni to get my postgrad degree in February 2018. After 2.5 years of academic break, numerous anxious question started popping up in my mind. Will I be able to take the study load again? What will the social situation be like? Am I ready to indulge in the long hours of commute again? I was unsure of all these things but I was sure that...
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2 inspirational college application essays by tv characters

It's that time of the year again. Where a large chunk of the world's young adults is either going to college for the first time or returning to college after a long summer break. COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY - big daunting words that can get the best of us nervous and make us feel small. Yes, it's not for everyone. Some people can find equally rewarding ...