When I turn off the music, and look up from my notes in the middle of the night, I feel hopeless. Everything I do, seems wortless. No matter how hard I try, I feel inadequate. I knew that college would be hard, but to feel helpless doing a problem set that all your friends completed… Continue reading Feeling inadequate
I spent the first seventeen years of my life in a third world country. I didn’t had a phone growing up. I didn’t even have the internet while my western counterparts were getting sucked into it. Then, five years back, I got the internet. I got a macbook. And I got an iphone. It was… Continue reading Is Social Media Evil?
It’s been an year since I moved to Boston. I said I think I’m gonna move to Boston and start a new life and so I did. Augstana was not a part of my decision. Boston isn’t the answer to all your problems but it does gives you the dezire to find those answers. This… Continue reading What makes Boston special?
Last month, I went on a holiday. Away from all the worries of my rudimentary routine. As you’ll have it, my first stop was Thailand, every voyager’s beginning point. And as expected, every moment I spent there became one of my favourites. Okay, apart from when I was stuck in the terrible traffic jams. There is… Continue reading Bangkok: the buoyant city
We hear about them all over the news, social media and quite right everywhere. I’m a sensitive person. I don’t cry very often, but things hit me harder than most other people. And many of the times, once I’m over the shock of the initial news, the only thought I can seem to have… Continue reading tragedy