Life & Lights: CharMinar!!

The month of Ramadan, the month of Prayer and giving is one of my favourite times of the year to visit the Historical and Architectural beauty of the city, CharMinar. Surrounded by the energy and life of the festivities, the monument glows like you would have never seen before. The eyes of the people from across the city, who walk down these lanes shine brighter than the brightest of the lights around. Continue reading “Life & Lights: CharMinar!!”

The Spirited Wanderer!!

My soul wanders in the hidden places,
Places that are far and wide.
My feet tread the unknown path,
Path that remains undefined.
 
The luggage encapsulates the stories,
Stories that I write along the way.
I wonder what relation I have with beings I meet along the path,
For I see the life from the lens of my past.

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The Poetic Wreckage of a Creative Soul.

I wish to have another night.
Hoping all will turn out right.
I wish to have you by my side.
One more night to hug me tight.
I wish to rest on your shoulder again,
Listening to the plans you made;
And wait for you to cuddle in my arms.
I wish to wake up by your side.
My mornings aren’t the same,
Without the twinkle of your eyes.
I wish for another hug that engulfs me.
The one that makes me feels complete.
I wish you smile at me again.
And I fall in love again.
If no more, I wish for a sign.
I wish it says, “I’ll remember you always.”
Continue reading “The Poetic Wreckage of a Creative Soul.”

17 Resolutions for 2017

Hey friends, we are in 2017…. So, it’s officially that time of the year when all of us reflect on the past and try to make goals or promises or resolutions for the future (well, most of us 😛 ). Now sometimes we say it out loud to our friends and family, sometimes we just make a list and keep it to ourselves and sometimes we just think of it and make a subconscious mental note about something that we really really want to do. Continue reading “17 Resolutions for 2017”

GoodBye 2016…

Hello beautiful people, so the last day of 2016 is here (soak it in people, soak it in,  cause its slipping by the second 🙂 🙂 ).  

If I were to pull out the book on my life and turn to the pages of 2016, it would be a hell of a ride. There were many ups and downs, I had to make some very drastic life changing decisions throughout this year which I am hoping turn out to be for good. But that’s literally what we all do everyday right, figure life out one day at a time and try to make decisions to be the best possible version of ourselves and to make the most of everything that comes our way.

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My year had a wonderful start, I was lucky enough to celebrate the new year with all my crazy, lovely friends and a wonderful trip to Hampi. 

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I did 2 fashion shows which both were super fun, met some lovely, creative people and had an amazing experience walking down the ramp again.

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I successfully did a Feb-Photo Challenge where I took one pic every single day in Feb and I totally enjoyed the whole process. I also managed to do 48 hours of Digital Detox, which was very challenging but at the same time very enriching experience.

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I had the opportunity to do some wonderful shoots.

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And also to do hell loads of still life photography.

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My birthday month was super amazing. I did Karaoke for the first time in my life and I think I managed to do it pretty well(or so my friends say 😛 ) And it was my in my bucket list for quiet some time, so that’s finally striked off 😀 😀 .

I also went to NH7 Weekender for the first time, cause it was in Hyderabad this time 😛 .

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Now if I am really honest, 2016 was also one of the hardest years. Between the highs, there were a lot of lows. I questioned my abilities to simply be an adult & trying to do the right things for myself. I quit my IT job, which was one of the many hardest decisions this year.  I didn’t really focus on myself as much as I could have or I should have. After months of planning, trying to do right by everyone and myself and of course with the help of great people in my life, I think the awards will be worth it.

I try to end every year, looking forward to the possibilities of next. Travel more, experience new things, meet new and great people and be my best self. I have a lot I want to accomplish in the next years and I hope you join me in the journey ahead. So, its time to close the chapter on 2016 and start writing a new one.

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XOXO!!
SoulStrokes…