Journal #17

Day 17. March 30th. "I don't like to gamble, but if there's one thing I'm willing to bet on, it's myself." - Beyonce A little better today than yesterday. Finally started the day with half an hour of meditation and then 20 minutes of Yoga. I need to add a jog to that as well. … Continue reading Journal #17

The needed trip

Veer hurled the ball-size wrapped paper on his computer monitor, which hit the screen and fell on the table. Just moments ago, the same paper was denied by his boss. He had printed and filled the leave application due to exhaustion, and had realized in the morning that he needed to get out of the … Continue reading The needed trip

Journal #12

"Continuous efforts - not strength or intelligence is the key to unlocking our potential." - Winston Churchill Here is Day 12. March 9th. Today started okay, cleared up a confusion with a customer, and then had to think long for the correct product for them. A walk around the manufacturing unit is always interesting when … Continue reading Journal #12

Journal #11

"Continuous efforts - not strength or intelligence is the key to unlocking our potential." - Winston Churchill It's the lucky number 11. March 7th. Today was a long day, skipped exercise although did read a few pages. Then went to office (Yes, skipped college), did some work, went to check on the samples being produced, … Continue reading Journal #11

‘Enough’ effort

When you put efforts across different work, And don't have complete control on the consequence; Does it frustrate you to be so helpless, While others ask you to work and not be a nuisance. How do you tell them that you are trying, You follow a schedule doing different things; All of them are productive … Continue reading ‘Enough’ effort


What matters more is to win, To win at this game called life; To be better and wealthier, From anyone who is in sight. And they say, it's a sham, The money, the competition; If not for that then tell me, Why else did you learn? Yearning to score better, A student studies all night; … Continue reading Money-Comfort

Will exhaustion ever rule the world?

It hits you in the face, When you are least expecting it; Slowing your movements, Exhaustion comes to all, lazy or fit. While you are in the field, And running for the ball; It slows you down after sometime, To be substituted is your call. As you are in a competition, Whether shogi or chess … Continue reading Will exhaustion ever rule the world?

It’s a burden

Have you lived a life of comfort? Have you gone through the hardship? For some it is a joy to live, But for some, it is just a burden. Have you seen people go through life? Some walk like shadows with nothing in mind; The others enjoy life as they should, While the rest think … Continue reading It’s a burden


Effort is the toughest thing, And yet the most amazing one; As putting effort can take your time, But at the same time, can make you shine. A farmer gets up early, To put all effort in his field; Using the right seeds or fertilizer, And wishing for a big crop yield. An actor goes … Continue reading Effort

Battles – General

There are battles lonely, Numerous at that; And their aren't many, Who would pat us on the back. The battle of getting up, Everyday in the morning; It's such a tedious task, The alarm rings without warning. Another battle is at the breakfast, Having the same thing; The taste that would still last, Till the … Continue reading Battles – General