My First Humorous Speech: Maria Clara

My looks, behaviour and belief and priorities are really not that of Maria Clara. Here is my humorous speech about the “Maria Clara” stereotype!

The Anti-Hero Journey

Confident. Obedient. Paragon of Awesomeness. These adjectives are typically used to describe a hero. Heroes are typically the protagonist of every story and everyone wants to be like them! However, today, ladies and gentlemen, I am not here to talk about heroes. In fact, I am here to talk about the dark side. Yes! The…

Why I Write?

I write because I have a lot of things of in my mind. I write because written words are easy. I write to free my mind, to connect with people and to find a common ground in this vast space. I write to free people, to tell that impossible can be done and what is…

3 Goals for Happinas

I have fallen once again into the pit of procrastination. I am now committing to achieve these three goals for the next three months. Publish three times a week during the next two months. Spend two hours each week visiting my followers’ blogs, reading, and commenting from now until the end of July. Gain 20% more…

Warrior Wednesdays: Always Do Your Best

Be the best, this is a common line that we hear. Perfection is what we want from others, more than what we expect from ourselves. How many times do we notice our faults over the imperfections of others? We like to troll all over the internet searching for people’s mistakes. From how they express themselves to…

Warrior Wednesdays: Do Not Assume

How many times do you judge people in a day? I admit enjoy observing people and assuming things. I am not certain if it is really part of human instinct to judge people. We have created stereotypes and used cues to formulate conclusions without clarifying it to the person involved. We hate being judged and…

Wednesday Warriors: Be Impeccable with Your Word

How far we can go with our freedom of speech? With the social media built into our everyday routine, it is a daily struggle to find boundaries on what is acceptable and what is not. Exposed to a massive influx of internet trolls, our tolerance for bullying and written hatred has grown. So I challenge…

Warrior Wednesdays: Take Sides and Voice It Out

How many times have you wanted to take a stand on something and never mustered enough courage to do so? I admit it is easy to just stay silent among the crowd. It takes courage to say to everyone what is on your mind. How long have you been keeping opinions to yourself in fear…

Keeping Count

You wake up in the morning to start another day, what comes into your mind first? Is it worry or gratitude? I was in my usually geek mode over TED website and I came across with this video. In the almost 18 minute long talk, hotelier Chip Conley discusses how most of us forget the…