#TheHabitat – An ‘other-worldly’ podcast!

I love podcasts, they are just the right mixture of everything and the pinnacle of hands-free entertainment. I was just searching for something new to get hooked on to when I came across #TheHabitat. It was reality TV on a whole new level. I loved the podcast more than anything and not without reasons. Hence,…

The #StarbucksKolkataHype and what years of colonisation did to us!

DISCLAIMER: THIS POST IS NOT WRITTEN WITH THE INTENT TO OFFEND ANY INDIVIDUAL, COMPANY, BRAND, COUNTRY, COMMUNITY OR ETHNIC GROUPS. PLEASE READ RESPONSIBLY AND AT YOUR OWN RISK. Starbucks launched in Kolkata, the former capital of India. It is needless to say that the city went gaga over the blah American coffeehouse chain, pretty much…

Meaning Of Life – The Ultimate Truth

The meaning of life and the ultimate truth is a very controversial and subjective issue to talk about. Some people have a bunch of opinions about it while others don’t believe in it in the first place. I was really thinking about this topic as I was brainstorming last week. I just could not come…

When IAMJISHNU turned 2!

I am horrible at remembering birthdays, except my own. I’m sure you don’t want to know how horrible! So just like every other time some social media platform had to remind me that my blog was turning two today!  I simply could not believe it. Period. I have worked so hard to not let anything…

Why I took a break from Blogging

I was a little overwhelmed lately, with the assignments for the newspaper I intern for, my finals school and also the ARCs (Advance Reader’s Copies) that I received from a good many amount of authors. It was time I took a break and spent time myself. Just drink some Rose flavoured green tea (I have…

This Beautiful World 

​You and I in this beautiful world,
a world we take for granted;
Why don’t we make sure for every tree that is cut,
A hundred trees are planted?
You and I this beautiful world,
The world we all pollute…

The preaching of a bird 

Kakoli was her name, meaning the preaching of a bird. I had never thought she would loose the battle, she was the strongest person I had ever known. I don’t know any other way to put this, but I never thought she would leave us all alone. My aunt was the glass half full kind…

5 Tricks to Stop Procrastination

Admit it or not, we all procrastinate! All in their own sweet way. You have a deadline looming. However, instead of doing your work, you are fiddling with miscellaneous things like checking email, social media, watching videos, surfing blogs and forums. You know you should be working, but you just don’t feel like doing anything. I know…

I Wish ~ World Environment Day 2016

World Environment Day (WED) is observed every year on June 5 to raise global awareness to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet Earth. It is run by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). “I wish I could go back, a thousand years and see people with conservation of nature pinned inside them like a natural instinct. I…

Love your Letters

Follow this blog on Bloglovin’ I walked in, through the front door of the place where the workshop was going to be held, I was late on the first day (I generally am not much of a punctual person!) and as Divya, our workshop conductor started with telling us how much our writing style can…

Careless

Follow my blog with Bloglovin It had been a long time since I have posted a poem, so here is a careful endeavor for a careless poem! I throw myself to you, Devour me if you can! I am confident you can’t, I’m fearless! I’m young yet old, Meek but bold, I am damp, I’m…

Mother’s Day 2016

For me, everyday is a Mother’s Day. Mom, you are the the best person in the world, period. So, apologizing for all the stupid things I have done and thanking you for all the good things you have done for me, the sacrifices you made and the battles you fought – here’s some love: You…