Being REAL – The “Velveteen Rabbit” Way.

The slogans of  “Being Real”, “Being You” buzz around us more often these days. With a few quotes tweeted, some posts shared and by becoming part of the  forums of our choice – we think we are portraying our REAL selves. Honestly, being REAL (yes, the REAL in caps) ain’t that  easy in a world filled with “mirages of…

Understanding the Quiet Ones

We all know someone in our respective circles who would prefer a quiet weekend reading books, someone who often makes an excuse when asked to join an office party, someone who seems to have ideas but isn’t necessarily the one who speaks the loudest in a brain storming session. We often call them the “serious types”,…

Loving the “Work- In-Progress”.

As individuals we are always a “work in progress”, there is no perfect state – we are always in the process of  BECOMING. Love is the unconditional acceptance of being part of each other’s “BECOMING”.

Heart Break is real after all

What does it take to realize that a “heart-break” actually has a very tangible physical connotation to it?
What does it take to realize that a “heart-break” takes its own time to heal?

Love as a way of Life

We all have our notions, our definitions or even a vague picture of how love is supposed to be. Come February and this sickness suddenly spreads and heightens it’s fold. It’s like somebody from above opens a can of “Love,” air freshener and sprays it all on us … Long enough to last a month,…

I Am What I Am, Not What You Want Me To Be

To be who you are  is a journey that begins with self-doubt but ends in embracing oneself. A beautiful story of self acceptance. (This post is part of a special series on #FreedomToBe  where people shared their heart felt stories about one’s relationship status and the judgement that often comes with it.) “The most important kind of freedom…