Culture

Haters gonna hate

Haters gonna hate

July 8, 2015

Everyone has haters. Sure, the word “hate” might seem quite harsh; but it’s reality, whether you like it or not. Some people probably hate you, either for valid reasons or for absolutely no reason at all. I certainly [...]

The argumentative soul

The argumentative soul

June 26, 2015

I dedicate this post to my friend, and I use the term “friend” loosely here, Tony. You know who you are. Heck, you suggested this. He’s just one of many. You’ve met them, you know them, they’re a member of [...]

Keep your advice to yourself

Keep your advice to yourself

June 22, 2015

“The people sensible enough to give good advice are usually sensible enough to give none.” – Eden Phillpotts Advice is a slippery slope. The best advice I was ever given was to stop giving advice, and to also stop [...]

You’re not that busy

You’re not that busy

June 4, 2015

“I’m totally overbooked this week.” “Sorry I’ve just been so busy.” “I don’t even have a minute to breathe.” Sound familiar? I used to think being “so busy” was the [...]

Singapore: First impressions

Singapore: First impressions

May 27, 2015

I’ve always dreamt of travelling to Asia. Actually, that’s a lie. I never cared for Asia until I moved to Dubai 5 years ago. Maybe it was the sudden proximity to this part of the world, or the exposure to people of the [...]

Why my thirties rock

Why my thirties rock

May 19, 2015

I just celebrated yet another birthday. I’m not usually one to throw a party but this time I insisted on celebrating this milestone in my life. The age didn’t really matter. It was more about commemorating everything [...]

The new age caste system

The new age caste system

May 6, 2015

I was having dinner with some friends a couple of weeks ago when the discussion suddenly got heated up. The subject at hand was society and how we should only be hanging out with people of the same “social standing”. I was [...]

The beginning of my spiritual journey

The beginning of my spiritual journey

May 1, 2015

“Joy is a natural phenomenon. Misery is your creation.” – Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev I’ll start off by saying I’m sorry. Sorry but not sorry. I wish I could divulge all the wonderful spiritual teachings I [...]

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