Sitting on the chair.
Staring at the mirror.
Wearing a haircutting cape/apron.
Thinking about the music that’s being played on TV.
“Wafa na raas aayi, sun ooo harjaayi”
I realized I’ve never met a single barber in my life whose heart is not broken.
Not prejudicing or anything but seriously…
Ever since I remember being conscious about my professional life, all I want to do was become a CEO.
I’ve been dreaming about it since the times wherein I didn’t even know, what it stands for.
Now, when I think of it; I think, it’s the movies that I watched…
This is the first thing I saw when I woke up today.
It’s a mere notification from Inshorts. And to be honest, this is how every morning these days, starts. Either with news of lockdown or with somebody’s death.
Sorry to be this blunt, but there’s no nicer way to…
This evening, lying on the grass on the terrace, I was thinking about loneliness.
Do you? Well, get a life then.
When I say the word ‘loneliness’, the first thing that comes to my mind is Bojack Horseman (the American sitcom available on Netflix).
It is so…
I’m on a train.
Sitting right beside a big glass window.
Reading a book.
And I just saw this one girl who’s sitting 5 rows ahead, with her face in my direction, looking at me.
Damn! I’ve watched ‘Before Sunrise’ enough times to think of myself as Ethan Hawke now.
I was a big physics nerd back in school.
Stephen Hawking used to be my favorite author in fact.
So, I once read this theory about TIME in one of his books. According to it, whenever you’re around something that is really BIG or HUGE or HEAVY, time will slow…
Have you ever got raged at somebody because they hurt someone you love, and still did nothing?
I have been working with this one backpacker’s hostel in New Delhi since March 2020. …
Chatting on Bumble.
Asking each other questions and getting to know each other better.
Sharing each other’s Instagram account.
Then, WhatsApp numbers.
And then? Then, back to strangers mostly!
That’s the usual pattern that I and the people who swipe me right on Bumble follows. I never ask…
Since I’ve taken a really long break from my consistent journaling here, I have to be really apt with the dates.
So, let’s get back to 18th January.
But hey, before that stop whatever you’re doing.
If you’re watching TV, turn it off.
Listening songs? Pause it.
Walking? Stop, find…
The bathroom mirror of our hostel, where I live, is designed in such a way that no matter how worn out you are, you always appear good in it.
It’s when I saw myself in the mirror yesterday, I realized… wait, did I tell you that I went to Noida…