Self Love Doesn’t Come Easy, But It’s Worth Every Effort

Self love. Two words. And so much to unfold within them. You probably find these two words plastered all across the internet, in motivational paragraphs and inspirational quotes. You’ve probably come across several articles on all the wonderful ways to go about loving yourself. In fact, I know I’ve written quite a few myself. Perhaps you’re someone who doesn’t quite understand what the whole hullabaloo about self love is, and see it as yet another hipster trend millenials just go on about. Or perhaps you’re someone who has taken the time and patience to master it, and now devote a…Continue Reading

Fighting In The Dark: Why It’s Important To Go On When You Don’t Know How

In a world where we are obsessed with power and control – with us trying to control almost everything, including things like death, which seemed impossible to control till a few years ago – one of the toughest things to encounter is the unknown. And almost all of us, no matter how at ease with uncertainty we seem to pretend to be. There will certainly be moments in our life when each of us would stand at the edge of our knowledge staring at the unknown. You would know for sure that you can’t take a step back, yet would…Continue Reading

15 Tiny Quotes That Are All The Motivation You Need To Follow Your Heart

Inspiration comes in so many forms. Sometimes, a TED talk does the trick, or perhaps listening to a motivational speech, or maybe even a classic monologue in that favourite film of yours that you never tire of. And sometimes, all it takes is finding just a few words, the right words, that say the right things and right away, you know your heart feels lighter. Like anything is possible. Well, at least that’s how the words of freespiritpoetry would make you feel, anyway. True to its name, the Instagram page is strewn with words that are sure to lift your…Continue Reading

10 ‘The Pursuit Of Happyness’ Quotes For All Those Who Dare To Dream

We all have a set of movies that we go back to whenever we seek inspiration. These movies are weaved into our psyche and are fundamental in the way we think today. One such cinematic wonder is ‘he Pursuit of Hapyness. Yes, the Will Smith and Jaden Smith blockbuster that made us all weep our hearts out. More than anything else, this movie spoke to every dreamer who still dares to hope, to build and to create, despite what the world tells them. These 10 gorgeous lines from the movie will bring you face to face with the dreamer inside…Continue Reading

13 Fun, Super Productive Ways To Spend Those Non-Happening Weekends

You’ve had a stressful week and props to you for working so hard. If you have no social plans, all you want to do when the weekend rolls in, is well…nothing. Sounds tempting, doesn’t it? So, maybe the last thing you want to do is have a “productive” weekend. But what if I told you that spending entire days playing games on your phone, going through your social media feed or mindlessly binging on Netflix shows isn’t exactly the de-stressing weekend you deserve? Instead, why not try one of these no-effort 15 things that will actually help you de-stress and…Continue Reading

20 Illustrated Quotes That Show You The Beauty and Power Of Being Broken

I stumbled upon an Instagram account this weekend and let me tell you, it was within the first 30 seconds that I followed the artist. If there is one thing you should know about me it’s this: I don’t follow a whole lot of people on social media. What was it about ‘Broken Isn’t Bad’ that made me almost instantenously click that ‘Follow’ button? Firstly, the illustrations simply capture your eye. They are bold, provocative and have a grand ‘fuck-you’ vibe to them. Secondly, each illustration is then followed by a single quote that makes you pause and reflect. And…Continue Reading

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 Quotes By Stephen King For Everyone Looking For A Little Inspiration

So perhaps, Stephen King truly is the ‘King of Horror’. But have you wondered how he got there? Have you ever wondered how this super-talented man came to be the literary juggernaut he is today? Well, all you have to do is hear the man talk about his journey, his passion and I, for one, have always looked up to him and his life story for inspiration. And if you’re looking for a little inspiration too, hear it from one of the greatest writers of all time – Stephen King – himself. Designs by Akanksha Dhyani. We all have it…Continue Reading

15 Pixar Movie Quotes That’ll Inspire You In The Most Adorable Of Ways

Who doesn’t love a good animated movie? But hey, when it comes to Pixar, these are no kiddie movies just meant to entertain little tots. These are well-crafted, wonderful bundles of inspiration told in the brightest of colours and by the craziest of characters! And every now and then, they leave behind little nuggets of inspiration that kids can learn and we grown-ups can remember. Here are 15 of the most adorable quotes, brimming with wisdom, as told by Pixar movies! Designs by Akanksha Dhyani. I wish to be as fabulous as Edna someday. Life’s like that! That’s right! Let…Continue Reading

An Open Letter To All The Dreamers: Why You Shouldn’t Stop Dreaming

How many times in your life have you stopped yourself from doing something just because the people around you wouldn’t agree with it? Or rather, how many times have you refrained from doing something because you feared what they would think? Today, I will tell you a truth. Everyone has dreams. Everyone wants to do something exhilarating. Something big. Something that people would remember them by. But there’s another sad truth – not everyone fulfills their dreams. And it’s NOT because the dream is out of their reach, it’s because they are so occupied by the boundaries that they’ve set…Continue Reading