17 Poems On Love, Loss And Survival That You Should Read If You Feel Broken

There are moments in life that leave you feeling completely and utterly broken. You know, moments when you feel like you’re walking on broken glass, like every step is fragile and painful. And then there are moments where you feel lighter than a feather, wrapped up in love and happiness. The brokenness you live through to get to the happiness – that, my friend, is survival. And I never quite understood that until I came across Caroline White’s poetry. See, Caroline lived through depression and went on to turn it into art; into words that speak to people across countries.…Continue Reading

15 Weird Lessons You Learn After A Long, Crazy Night Of Drinking

“What even happened last night?”. Man, if I had a penny for every time I’ve woken up with that thought, I’d be rich enough to swim in my own pool of beer. After every long, insane night of drinking (where everything seems possible and everyone seems awesome), comes the aftermath. Welcome to the post-drinking session, where common sense finally shows up to tell you what an idiot you were last night. Here are just 15 of the lessons these nights teach us…the morning after. Believe in yourself, but for heaven’s sake, do not overestimate your drinking abilities. Every time? Buddy,…Continue Reading

Wacky, Weird, Wonderful Love: These 15 Comics Are Super Adorable!

For couples in the initial days of a new relationship, love is all the butterflies, the shy glances and the hand-holding. For couples who’ve been together forever, love is… well, it’s mostly figuring out the quickest, funniest and most peculiar ways to annoy the crap out of their partner. There’s no more pretending and you both know each other’s weirdness inside out. Artist Murrz knows this feeling too well and lucky for us, she and her boyfriend have the most hilarious and relatable relationship ever! Here are 15 of the funniest comics about the wonderfully wacky moments in a long…Continue Reading

19 Times Westerners Talking About Indians Made You Roll Your Eyes

We have a gazillion world issues. But some of them can be pretty damn annoying. Especially the ones that involve stereotypes people tend to nurture about folks from a particular country. Specifically, India. And a lot of these stereotypes come our way from our good friends in the West. Way too many of them still think that we Indians talk to snakes on every day and have no idea about cool tech stuff. (Sigh.) Here are the 19 most annoying things we Indians have been hearing for a long, long time now. 1. How do you speak such fluent English?…Continue Reading

19 Things You Know To Be True If You Are Dating A Book Lover

If you’re in love with someone who’s in love with books, you’ve struck gold. If you’re not, I am not going to lie, I am sad for you. (Book lovers are too amaze to NOT spend an eternity with, trust me.) I love the idea of being with someone who loves books as much as I do. Or someone who gets the fact that no matter which human ranks up in my existence, they won’t ever replace my papered loves. And even better is being with someone who simply GETS IT: all my mad book references and this obsession of…Continue Reading

Help! I Am Convinced I’m Turning Into A Fried Egg

Cold and hard, formless, shapeless, hidden inside a shell. We begin our lives, no choice given, destiny decided. Ready to be flipped, broken, our shells cracked and injected…we were born to compensate for greater goods. (Read: Chicken) (Read: tandoori chicken) First they break us open, our pure insides leak out painful, innocent ideas. Our leaks are life pouring through. Because that’s how we grew up, ready to leave a piece of us behind every-time anyone asked. Every-time someone looked at us and felt hungry, we lay there, welcoming. But help me dear God of all things Protein, for I feel…Continue Reading

A Letter To My Father, Thank-You For Proving That A Dad Can Love Like A Mom

Because I am tired, I am tired of people saying there’s no love like a mother’s.I’ve seen it, I see it everyday, and I do not allow you to belittle the emotional capacity of a man. Where do I begin, for I begin where you do. You’ve been everything and more, pillar of strength and my assurance when I want to fall and ask for help. Your kind eyes understanding mine, how will I find words to say you’ve far surpassed anything the world taught me was a father’s duty? You’ve done more than I had the heart to ask…Continue Reading

10 Reasons Why Being A Sister To Someone Teaches You Life

Let’s be honest, being a friend to someone takes a lot from you, but when that friendship is forced and expected out of you because blood, it MAY just get hard. In a world where women are constantly pitched against each-other, being a sister to someone just really takes it all. Harder still is to be a brother, and the world expecting you to walk with her like a body-guard: Where do you draw the line between protecting and hovering? And if you’ve got it in you to make it right, you’ll realize just what it teaches you: Sharing love,…Continue Reading

Why Anger Isn’t The Worst Way To Express Yourself

Because keeping anything inside isn’t the right way to go, and anger is natural. Let it out. Stop letting it feed on your insides, destroying your very core. Let it go, let it out. If anger was rightly stigmatized, we wouldn’t be naturally feeling it. It is a part of us, anger is a basic human emotion. Why then do we throw everyone’s outburst under the judgement bus? Breathe. Let me tell you why its okay, and when its okay, to be angry. To give in. To feel mad. To be human. To fall, to break, then to get your…Continue Reading

7 Painful Things Every Food Lover Goes Through Waiting For Food At A Restaurant

Hola, food lovers. I think, for most of us, all food is great food, but some food is greater. The kind that you get, sitting at a fancy table waiting for someone in a clean white shirt to serve on your plate? Mh-hmm. Chances are, if you’re crazy like me, these are the things you go through waiting for said meal to be laid out in front of you to be devoured. Here! The Mouth Waterfall Feeling the saliva and all things passionate grow steadily in power in the limitless void that your mouth is, while subsequently scanning through the…Continue Reading