Baby Talk

I had a revelation while rocking a friends’ baby to sleep some days ago, and it was a unique experience. Baby is at that curious inquisitive stage, and its a beauty to watch the excitement and awe of discovering something new through her darting eyes. She is alert, and doesn’t want to miss a thing, …

THINK TANK

I am a thinker. I tend to think and overthink things. I am a sucker for the knots and bolts of any story, opportunity, situation, gesture or compliment. I think, think and think some more, until my thoughts weaponize, and I question and convincingly talk myself out of anything good.  That is: Anything that requires …

Freshie.

  I am fresh off the boat. Off the boat of self doubt and fear. Off the boat that says I am not enough. Fear has a scent. A repulsive one that chases dreams away. It is like a vinyl record, and it spins on procrastination. It thrives on not today, maybe tomorrow, then it’s …

Grace in deed

Period cramps are the worst, and I am generally not my best self the first day or two. In my cramp funk I remembered a conversation that I had with a friend a few days back. In this conversation, my dear sweet darling friend revealed to me that she had no clue what it felt like to …

The sum of it all

In my counsellor chair, I hear a lot. They speak and I listen, the strings of my heart twisting in knots that require effort to untie. Sometimes I am together, and other times the tears win. I hear of loss and pain, & struggles and inner turmoils that are difficult to express in words. Sometimes, …