NO.

I am sure most of you must have heard about the #MeToo revolution that is taking the internet by storm. For those who haven’t, Hashtag Me Too is a recent trend raising voice against sexual assault and harassment on social media platforms. Let me be very clear about two things- 1. Men are victims too. Men get raped too. 2. No place is assault-free. Be … Continue reading NO.

The Handmaids Tale.

Last week, I saw the American Netflix drama The Handmaid’s Tale, based on the best-selling novel by Margaret Atwood. I usually don’t write reviews on movies and series, but this one in particular send chills and shivers down my spine and made me wonder what if? The episode starts in Maime, where a modern young couple along with their daughter is seen being chased by … Continue reading The Handmaids Tale.

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF GIRL CHILD.

October 11th has been declared as the International Day of Girl Child by the UNICEF. We can have long debates on how the government is empowering our women, our girls. But the bitter truth is, we are giving a wrong message to our children, right inside our homes. Let’s tell our daughters about the things they are capable of, rather than telling them about the … Continue reading INTERNATIONAL DAY OF GIRL CHILD.

Journey of a lifetime- A tribute to my profession.

How the journey started – I spent most of my childhood in Liluah, in the outskirts of Kolkata. I clearly recall the numerous Good morning Doctor babu directed at my father on our way to school every morning. After 16 strenuous hours of duty, when he returned home tired, he was happy. It was his dream job after all. Growing up seeing my father serve … Continue reading Journey of a lifetime- A tribute to my profession.

How to evolve as a writer? (A 3-MINUTE READ)

Have you ever spent hours on the internet on how to be a successful writer ? Yes. Then this is just the right post for you. You can find hundreds of lengthy and tangential articles all over the internet on this one. For someone like me who has never written before, posting a new content every week is a challenge. I strongly believe there are … Continue reading How to evolve as a writer? (A 3-MINUTE READ)

Persistence is the key.

A few weeks ago, I was nominated for the Outstanding Personalities Annual Jainey and Nessa Awards under the Personal Development and Selfless Service in 5 categories. The results were out last week. And to my utter surprise, I had won four out of the five awards I was nominated for ! This was the first time they were conducting an event outside the country of … Continue reading Persistence is the key.