Gloomy Cubical Job vs Dream Job

A majority of us are torn between the things we love to do and doing the right thing. It’s not a stretch to argue that most can relate to sticking with a job we hate. Some of the major reasons are money, mortified of being unemployed, or fear of being ridiculed by others. “Do what…

Is Hope Good or Bad?

It was a scorching hot day and I was out shopping. Exhausted by the heat, I had also worked up an appetite for biriyani by the time I reached home. After freshening up, I had a little too much of biriyani which in turn triggered my sleep hormones. I was about to turn on the…

The Pressure of Positivity

When you’re struggling with problems, a typical knee-jerk reaction people give is “Everything will be fine, just be positive.” I’m sure they mean well but, secretly you would have thought, “That’s a bunch of boo-hockey.” Telling people to always be positive is the worst piece of advice one could get or give. Negative thoughts come…