Looking back at the events of my life during the year 2022- personal retrospection and some highlights to reminisce.
Category: Daily Blog
Introvert’s Day out at South City Mall, Kolkata #303
Visiting south city mall after long time- shopping, lunch and taking a breather from mundane routine.
How I spent one more year in Pandemic #285
Finished another year amidst of a pandemic. Looking back at the events of my life in the year 2021.
Republic Day Then and Now (Celebrating 72nd Republic Day, India) #260
Reminiscing Republic Day celebration at school and how we celebrate now as grown ups. Also talking about some interesting observations made in the day.
My Roommate thinks I am Google… #232
My roommate likes to ask all questions to me instead of googling them. I feel it’s very unlikely for a software engineer not to use Google on daily basis.
My experience of Amphan, the super-cyclone #229
This is my experience of super cyclonic storm Amphan has hit coastal areas of West Bengal and Odissa in the month of May,2020.
First time experience of “Work from Home” #217
On Day 5 Lock-down in India : Sharing my experience of doing “Work from Home” for the first time. Maintaining work in wori-hours is the main challenge now.
20 Cleaning habits that my Mom has taught me #216
Lock-down Day 3/4 in India : While cleaning hands for 20 seconds became a life saver, I share my personal story on how my mom made cleanliness a habit.
When will we go back to normal life? #215
On Day 3 of lock-down in India : Can we predict when it will be over? Let’s not rush to a conclusion too soon without weighing the underlying risks.
Do you realize how precious is every moment now? #214
Day 2 of lock-down in India, I wonder what is the best way to spend this time with my family, to make this moment last forever in all of our memories.
What happens when your evil dream comes true… #213
Sipping a cup of fine tea made by my mom, I wrote down what’s going on in my mind on the 1st day of Lock-down in India due to Covid-19.
Things that hurt more than it should… #209
This is how my day went today- 29.02.2020
My Super-late 2019 Year Review #202
Revisiting 2019 and sharing small and big memories of the year…
The Last Letter to You… #183
I don’t remember meeting you for the first time… But I remember that you used to walk in front of me… Switch on the radiator and then go to your seat which was far away from mine. You seemed to be very calm at first … I never understood what was up with your own […]
Love, Virtue and Eleven Minutes #179
My heart is too heavy today… for no apparent reason. Nothing exceptionally bad happened but still I am not able to cheer myself up. Since I came home, I had plenty of spare time, I was reading this book called “Eleven Minutes” by Paolo Coelho. For my entire life, I did not get enough chance […]
Grandparents are the strong roots of a family #178
Today my beloved granny was discharged from ICU after 10 instense days… It was the same time when I visited home.I went to see her in the hospital… They gave us a visiting card. Only one person at a time would be allowed. Hospital authority allows relatives to visit the patient for maximum of 1 […]
When you read it, you know it #177
I am writing this at my home. By the time you will read this I will be in Hyderabad once again. I came home after 7 months… I don’t visit home very often. Even though I am incredibly happy to meet my family, there’s a sadness and anxiety building up inside me. This is the […]
The most polite rejection the world has ever seen #176
This happened probably a month back but since I was away from blogging for quite a while I did not talk about it. Usually I don’t get a lot of Hi/Hello’s from people on FB these days, especially from people that I don’t know personally. In past 2 years, I have unfriended a lot of […]
Going to a Bar for the first time #175
It was an usual Wednesday except the fact that I was standing outside my office building with some of my colleagues after my shift. I am always super exhausted after my shift is over. As I don’t share a common route with any of these people, I never have a company while returning from office. […]
I was gonna die like this… #174
A unique experience, a life lesson and a memorable trip with my friends…
Are you a fast food lover like me? #172
On a typical Sunday morning, I usually don’t leave bed before 12. So most of the times I don’t see the Sunday morning at all. Today it turned out to be different. I woke up by 8.30 and kept on rolling (on the bed) and scrolling through my Instagram feed till 10 AM. The other […]
Is this what kids watch now? #168
In today’s context blocking content from children is almost impossible. Every body has access to internet and no matter how strict you are kids will get their way out.
“At the end of the day you are what you are, I am what I am” #163
Not taking a hint or just giving constructive criticism? Sharing a real-life conversation with my colleague for you to decide.
When You Are Jealous with no Right to be Jealous… #162
Remember Rapha, from A Walk to remember ft. my crush? After our glorious “walk” I was so overwhelmed with my teenage hormones (I’m not a teenager but I do feel like one, sometimes). Rapha was all over my mind for couple of months, I thought about him a lot. Can’t tell you how many times […]
24 year old girl drinks alcohol for the first time…! #159
Is there anyone reading this has waited for 24 years to drink for the first time? I don’t think so. I’m 24 years old, working and single. Drinking is not looked upon as a glorious thing in my family. I didn’t have any close friend during school or college who used to drink. I myself […]
September Notes #156
On September 2nd, when I published August summary I thought of setting the goals right then. Then I thought of taking some time to understand the needs of this month. Days passed and I became more confused and lost. After all it’s hard to have control on life for a person like me. I am […]
Summary : August 2018 #155
August 2018 is over!! What is happening right now? How on earth time is flying so quickly? I don’t know. I am trying too hard to just be present and live. Let’s just revisit my goals and judge myself on how I did this month. 1. Studying: For the first half of the month as […]
Disintegrated Chaos? or Rather I should say Life #153
I’m not feeling good… neither physically nor mentally. Yesterday was a long day. By night I had tremendous headache, I could barely eat because of that. I went to bed early. Today when I woke up, my headache was gone. This is best about sleep, you forget about pains (if pain is moderate, if pain […]
Is this how Friendzone looks like? #152
A Conversation – Are you free today? Can you return my book today? I’ll come then. # Yep, sure. – Tell me the time convenient to you. # Afternoon will be fine. – Hey, wear a red dress. 🙂 # Why? O_o Okay, I will. … – OH MY GOODNESS! You look unrecognizable! You have […]
August Notes #151
I’m almost through half of the month as I’m writing this… Here are the main things to focus on- 1. Read, write, repeat I would try to focus on the things I’m not particularly good at- maths. Yes. It’s the one thing I was never confident about even in my student life. But at this […]