HOW TO REACT WHEN SOMEONE INSULTS YOU

Each one of us has a different reaction in various situation. Let’s talk about how to deal with ‘insults’ today. Have you ever been at the receiving end of an insult? That’s not a very pleasant thing, is it? Let’s start by doing a bit of introspection; what do YOU do when you are insulted?…

HOW TO WRITE YOUR COLLEGE APPLICATION ESSAY

The college application essay is probably one of the most important compositions you will ever write. Now, the question is that how important is the essay? Well, that depends on what kind of a student you are. You probably fall into one of the following three categories. If you’re the kind of student who’s in…

The difference in journeys: Why you failed and why he succeeded

In the previous blog, I discussed a problem that existed for many students in their teenage and quite a lot of seasoned professionals as well; the problem that they simply did not know what they wanted to do in their lives. However, I believe this may actually not be the problem but the result of…

Confused Students Make Misplaced Professionals

A lot has been said in recent times highlighting the need to carve out a career out of one’s passions and to follow one’s dreams. One hears such words from successful people as to how their passions eventually led them to success by following an unconventional path. In contrast, as a graduate engineer in 2012,…

Couchsurfing – Friends you haven’t met yet

A month before my recent vacation to Europe, while I was casually browsing through some travel websites to get a hang on some accommodation reviews, I came across some reviews about “Couchsurfing”! Well, yes, I had heard of it before and I never really thought that I would take it seriously. I am sure many…

LESSONS LEARNT FROM MY BACKPACKING TRIP IN EUROPE

July 2018 – Taking flights, trains, buses and ferries from India to several countries in Europe is an experience which is going to stay with me long into the onset of my old age dementia. I can’t believe I’ve done it already! Like it’s always been my childhood fantasy to be able to go on…

From a daughter to her parents

Originally posted on Komal Bhan || throughmymind:
I can call myself a strong and independent woman today and that’s because of the trust you had in me over all these years. Thank you, Papa Mumma for giving me the wings to fly, despite knowing the fact that I will fall. But you never lost hope of…

ONE DAY TOUR LIKE A TOURIST – EXPLORING DELHI

Delhi is indeed one of the prime destinations of the tourism industry of India. Having lived in Delhi for around a decade now, it’s so weird to let you guys know that I had not, until yesterday, visited any of the ancient monuments and structures with a mix of Mughal style of architecture and style….

CONFESSIONS OF A BLOGGER

Originally posted on Komal Bhan || throughmymind:
“Hey what do you do?” “I’m a writer, I own a Daily cum Travel Blog” “Nice, and do you make enough money from that?” “…ummm” “It’s a nice sunny morning, isn’t it?” Hello lovely readers! Must be wondering what the above conversation is all about? This morning while I…