Make mistakes. Lots of them.

Make mistakes. Lots of them.

In the rush of growing up we often forget where we are heading to. And in due course fumble, fall pick ourselves up and move on. Slowly this starts to become a regular pattern and we of course being humans wish to evolve or learn from our mistakes. And the first...
Has it gotten very lonely?

Has it gotten very lonely?

Mid-twenties are like a bad party hangover. The sudden rush of being a teen and then entering twenty is followed by a large phase of lull. Almost everything has been done and over with. In most cases associated with some bad experiences. And the good ones come with a...
Kewl is not Cool!

Kewl is not Cool!

Because ‘ma’ friend, suddenly the world has changed. Yes what was kewl last decade is not cool today. Identity crisis is one of the initial symptoms of being a mid-twenty. You are neither there nor here. Parents often treat you as a kid when they feel they...
Is social media a cause of jealousy?

Is social media a cause of jealousy?

Social media and twenties have a bittersweet relationship. In fact I would readily accept that a social media timeline is one of the most sensitive topics for a mid twenty something. What social media suddenly bursts to tell you is that you could not have it all. If...
Isms of life to be removed

Isms of life to be removed

Hinduism Feminism Idealism . . . . what-not-ism Post the age of twenty five our knowledge base is full of these words and more. Most of us by the virtue of our education get boggled down or perhaps up by one or more of such words. It demands a lot of time off us and...
Harrowed and Harried

Harrowed and Harried

Oh it is ‘H’ already? Really? Well then it is time to take a break. Not a break from the theme but the gyaan overdose 😀 *rant alert* I basically started writing this theme because I was actually suffering from all those symptoms. Yes I am not at all going...
Get yourself a hobby!

Get yourself a hobby!

Been there and done that. After a while ‘hanging out with friends’ or ‘partying on saturday nights’ gets boring. At least that was the case with me. I knew I enjoyed reading but something or the other would stop me from picking up books again....
Living the future you planned

Living the future you planned

Okay so you are here now. In the twenties you imagined. Gearing up for the big break your life will get post all the hoopla of academics. And it didn’t quite get up to the levels you had planned. One of the most depressing parts about being a mid...
End of an Era

End of an Era

Look at us we are now into the fifth post of the theme. And the last few have helped me get better in this journey to discover a new ‘mid twenty’. But there is something that has not quite gone out of my mind. It is this feeling I have in my heart which...
Don’t forget to forgive yourself

Don’t forget to forgive yourself

It was a few nights before my twenty sixth birthday that something strange began to happen. I am usually a late sleeper and most of the times when I strike the bed my husband is past asleep. On one such night I was lying in my bed unable to catch a wink when suddenly...