Envelope pushers

Daily prompt – When was the last time you took a risk (big or small), and pushed your own boundaries — socially, professionally, or otherwise? Were you satisfied with the outcome?After completing my education I got a nice job in a big MNC, which made me self-dependent. The job gave me financial independence and contentment that I am doing something. I lived in a new city with few old friends and staying with friends our bonds became stronger. While working there, I got so familiar with the place, environment, infrastructure, weather and all, that I miss the place so much....more

An unfinished date

What will I wear? Will I look perfect for my date? How will he react? Its been six months now…but knowing him in person will be so exciting… What if he is not upto my expectations, what will I do then? I can’t sleep, after all we will be meeting tomorrow for the first time. I am so excited. Oh God! Its already 9am, how will I reach on time. I have to look my best. (Instead of taking the bus for college, she took the bus to the botanical garden, their meeting place.)...more

Daily soaps and Indian viewers

Daily soaps occupy an important position in Indian households. There are people who are obsessed with the daily soaps. But for people like me, it starts as a timepass, then it becomes a habit and there comes a time when such shows become an obsession and the sole source of entertainment. You start devoting most of your precious time to such daily soaps apart from your family and household....more