It's over isn't it? Truly over. Done. Oh I'm not talking about school, I'm sure that's not the last piece of academic education. I'm referring to my childhood- our childhood, possibly. The time for exploration, revelations and mistakes. The time to step out of the mould for the first time, or go through personalities like … Continue reading Homage to the life we’ve left behind.
Every actor from every country in the world must have one day wondered what would happen if the mask they had been doning for a couple of years refused to fall with the curtains. After all, acting is an art and all arts claim a part of the artists identity- just a snippet of emotion … Continue reading When the mask drops
Hi there. I'm Priyanka. I'm back. Along with the holidays, a vast surge of expectations seem to sweep into our lives. Well, at least for me. Talks of resolutions and change have sounded. Reminiscences of the past year's glory are starting to invade conversations, along with some long, whispery, nostalgic sighs- ah ! What a … Continue reading Grateful heart, gloomy 2019
We all seek purpose. Every individual wants to be someone, wants to do something, wants to wants to render their existence valid, recognized, appreciated. This is valid. We are but humans; social animals; seekers of understanding and companionship. It is only natural. Every individual seeks to leave an impression. Some aspire to leave an eternal … Continue reading When will you live?
Hi, it's me, Priyanka. It's been a while now. I've been forced on a journey. A journey that eternally pushed me into the adult world. No, I'm not talking about attaining the age of majority. I'm speaking about the struggle between conformity and passion. Between identity and a sense of loss. The struggle between shaping … Continue reading What do you have to lose?
Hi WordPress. It’s me again, after what feels like ages. I’m back and ready for some positivity! Now, listen, you may believe that I am obsessed with seeing the world in pink or consider me borderline crazy – I mean who can be THAT optimistic and FOREVER happy? Well, truth is, I’m not. (whoops!) Yeah … Continue reading Stop being your own oppressor.
It grows, And grows Blooms like the freshest daisies In endless spring- Stuffing your head with fantasies; Letting inspiration in your heart ring With each steady drum It flowers and thrives, Rouses your blood alive Till of all your glories you are a sum- The shattering get together Of beauty and power. -- This is … Continue reading A shot of self-confidence
It's nearly been a year. Hi. The last time I ever wrote on here, I was convinced that my very soul was being torn apart. But that's a story for another time. Thank you for being here, for hearing me out. Today, I'll just pour out my feelings, raw and unadulterated. Free, naked whispers of … Continue reading Let’s talk: social media and body issues.
Disclaimer: This is all my personal experience, please keep in mind that it varies for everyone. MUN has been an amazing experience for me, but it has also served as a real eye-opener. So yeah, MUN. It has brewed a storm within me. A real cacophony of all that was ever said forever resounds … Continue reading Model united nations.
Part 1- Just another victim. Disclaimer: This is a fictional and satirical piece of writing that evokes rape, body-shaming, gender inequality, corruption and victim-blaming in our society- all of which are now being looked upon as normal occurances. Although the setting is in Mauritius, such situations and mentality are not restricted to this country only. … Continue reading The walk home: the society we live in.