Recovery From Mental Illness Is Possible

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Interviewee – Karen Tyrrell Mental Illness is still considered a social taboo and not many suffering from the illness are willing to come up and speak about it. Possibly, because ignorants’ believe that the root cause of someone’s suffering is another persons atrocity. It may not always be true! Mental […]

My Adoption Story

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Author: CariDavis In many facets of life, we seek the path that provides the surest outcome.  We often buy the 10 year warranty, we want to test drive a vehicle before we buy, and our interest is piqued by the 30 day money back guarantee.  If only we could foresee […]

From A Girl’s Life

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Author: Dipti Sahani From a girl who couldn’t sleep without reading, to a girl who sleeps with a book only resting by the bedside – life’s changed so much.  As a habit I picked in my teens, I still carry an unread novel in my bag. Why boast when you […]

My Battle With Autoimmune Disease, Lupus

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Auhor: Does not want to reveal her identity When pain comes, avoid locking yourself away – for a while, give yourself permission to sink into it, feel it, deal with it, learn what you need to learn and when you’re ready move on – it will be ok. So today […]

My Solo Trip to Leh, Ladhakh

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Author: Nilambari Joshi I decided to go on a solo trip to Leh Ladakh. Solo in the sense, I was to accompany a completely unknown group of ladies on my trip. Earlier my father and now my husband has always encouraged me to embark on this journey alone. It adds […]

I Married A Gay Man

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Author: Doesn’t want to disclose her identity Just 4 months short to my 6th wedding anniversary I came to know why my husband really married me. It was like enlightenment. At the same time, I could feel the ground beneath my feet collapse. It was a strange feeling. For years […]

Fresh Like A Flower

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Author: Meera Kumar Fresh like a flower.  Fresh like the dew drops on a leaf. Fresh like the colours of nature. The way you feel when as a child you just ran and ran; feeling the wind in the air. No inhibitions, no stress, no worries. Life was fun, frolic […]

Cauliflower Pakoda Recipe

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Author: Vaishali Sengupta Ingredients Cauliflower- 1 medium, about 1 1/2 cup florets Turmeric powder- 1/4 tsp Chilli powder- 1/4 tsp Salt- to taste Ginger grated, 1 tsp Hing- 1 pinch Besan- 1/2 cup Water- about 1/4 to 1/2 cup Soda bicarb- 1 pinch (optional) Method Step 1 Break cauliflower into […]

Seek Closure And Move On…

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Author: Madhura K I have no doubt in my mind Prutha that you’ll achieve what you desire from life. I am truly proud of you’! It was nothing great, she had merely won a quiz competition in the school, but Rohit ensured that he would never miss an opportunity to […]

You Are Important!

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“There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.” ― Laurell K. Hamilton Author: Komal Biradar You are important! You have right to be happy! You are more precious than anything in this world! You have your own story. Your story needs […]