7 Characters In Indian Mythology That Were Members Of The Pride Community

Time and again, most debates in this country turn to the great ‘Indian culture’ when it needs to justify bigotry, ignorance and the ability to see things beyond their narrow world vision, even if India has been a confluence of cultures across centuries. As of today, India is a Hindu majority country with strong roots in mythology and spirituality. If you separate the political rhetoric that fuels a modern version of right wing religious beliefs, most of their claims have no basis in real life. Like all major world religions, Hinduism acknowledges homosexuality and gender fluidity. It even goes ahead…Continue Reading

20 Harsh But Honest AF Truth Bombs You Need In Your Life

Ya’ll, the thing is…we are all kinda living lies. We’ve made up our own comfortable versions of “truths” so we don’t have to see reality. Truth Potato, a cute little Instagram page will clear those clouds for you. These adorable sketches with one-line truth bombs are…well, they’re hard-hitting. Check them out! HONESTLY. TRUTH – 158 . . . #truthpotato #bittertruth #positive #define #own #thoughts #everyone #life #people #dailytruth #instagram #instacomic #truth #daily #instadaily #insta #love #potato #cartoon #truthoftheday #cute #instapotato #hardtruth #potatolove❤️ @harshgopal A post shared by Truth Potato (@truth.potato) on Jun 26, 2018 at 8:30am PDT It is a…Continue Reading

14 Tiny, Powerful Poems For Every Rebel Who Has Dared To Love

The Poetry Bandit, or Jon Lupin quickly turned into one of my favourite writers on the internet. His swords are simple, profound, and speak to both the warrior and the romantic in me. I suppose that’s why I love his work so much – ‘proof that even the most badass of us, fall in love. That sometimes, falling in love is the bravest thing we can do. To holding on and letting go. Letting go. What are you letting go of? Please comment below! Also be sure to subscribe to my YouTube channel! Link in bio! #thepoetrybandit #youtuber #poetsofinstagram #lettinggo…Continue Reading

12 Poems That Remind You Of The Power Of Hope & Beauty In Life

There are days when we have all the answers we need but still lack the drive to go and figure life out. For such days you need the words of folks like RM Drake; words that must come from another to have you connect with your inner power. And if you’re having a day like this today, these 12 poems are what you need. Be kind, be good. affect* A new four book bundle is coming soon. A post shared by R. M. Drake (@rmdrk) on Jun 16, 2018 at 2:52pm PDT Cut the chords of self-doubt. R. M. Drake…Continue Reading

15 Poems That Speak Of Lost Love & The Struggles Of Letting Go

There is poetry that talks about the beauty of this world, its unsolicited terrains and the beauty of the human heart. And then there is poetry that cuts through your bones, makes you enunciate every feeling you’ve tried to express but never had the words for. Alfa’s poetry is exactly the latter. And these 15 poems on lost love and letting go will move you tears. No apologies. Did you know I have 3 books of poetry? Abandoned Breaths Silent Squall Bouquets: Letting Them Go ___________ #alfawrites #alfa #micropoetry #alfaworldwide #alfapoet #alfaquotes #poetry #time #qotd #typewriter #abandonedbreaths #silentsquall #bouquets #poems…Continue Reading

10 Life Lessons From Some Of The Greatest Stories In Football

“Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it’s much more serious than that”. These are the words of legendary football manager Bill Shankly, and while he may have sounded a bit hyperbolic there, he does bring up an interesting point. Football, and the many personalities that surround it, are an excellent guide for life. Here are some of the biggest personalities in Football, and the lessons their lives present to all of us. 1. Sir Alex Ferguson Lesson: Failure is not the final result, it is the path to success. Sir Alex Ferguson…Continue Reading

If You’re Going Through A Lot, These 17 Quotes Will Come To Be Your Friends

Change is never kind. And it shouldn’t be. Some of the most beautiful transformations occur after the darkest storms. Having said that, you still have to deal with the storm, isn’t it? And try as you may, it is far from a pleasant journey. Whether you’ve just stepped out of a sour relationship or if you’re at a crossroads with your career, we each experience different shades of adversity. It is during times like these that we need silent, sturdy friends. We need support, care and love while we navigate the seas of change. Sometimes, help can come in the…Continue Reading

21 Honest Quotes On The Beauty & Cruelty Of Love, We All Need

From time to time, we all need reminders of how messy love can be. It’s not always that easy, sweet feeling and it’s not always happy. But we’ve gotten so used to the notion of ‘perfect’ love, we miss out on its other shades and hues. From getting to know someone to holding their hand, from battling your first set of problems together to knowing love does not always intend to stay, Komal Kapoor’s words bring us back to what loving someone truly entails. After. I forbid myself the tears rob myself of relief You were never mine so I…Continue Reading

20 Quotes That Will Be Your Guiding Light On The Toughest Days

Every now and then we need gentle reminders that we are enough. Words that speak to our hearts and let us know that despite the many storms we brave, we are cared for. We need people who stand by us during the worst of our days just to help us experience unconditional love. That is where Spirit Daughter’s art comes into play. She writes about the trials that make us human and how, through each of these conquests we can retain our magic. Especially on days when we think we can no longer push through and on days when settling…Continue Reading

19 Quotes That Are The Perfect Love Notes To Your Own Human Heart

While we give all of our self to others, we forget to do the same for our own hearts. More often than not, our self talk is a barbed wire cage of criticism, loathing, anger and disappointment. To be honest, we’re not really happy with ourselves because we are constantly trying to ‘improve’, ‘change’, or simply be ‘better’. While growth is a phenomenal feeling, what we need the most is unconditional love and support. That is where Danielle Doby’s words come in. Today, I ask you to dedicate these 19 quotes to no one else but you. Today, I ask…Continue Reading