Dear Rain, Hi. It's been a while. We've waited for you a very long time, you know. It's been a long, hot summer - a summer which, quite frankly, has no business stretching itself through till November. We've had to endure long, hot days, sickening humidity and brutal assaults by piercing sunlight. All in the … Continue reading Love letters: Rain in Dubai
Sometimes I think back and I'm in awe of the fact that, at every point in my life, I made choices and decisions that led to me becoming the person I am today. Not hanging out with that one friend when I was five years old, growing apart from someone else, picking Winchester as the … Continue reading Short Note – the path that led to the present
TEDxWinchester - Watch it live!So tomorrow, after months of grueling work and weeks of intense rehearsing, training, presentation making and a weekend of utter exhaustion, TEDxWinchester is FINALLY HERE and I cannot wait to speak tomorrow!If anyone out there would like to watch the events live - starting 9:30am (GMT +4, Dubai time. That's 12:30 … Continue reading TEDxWinchester – Watch it live!
I always knew A Levels were going to be extremely fatiguing; the knowledge of this was so potent that it drove me to tell everyone else how exhausted I was going to be all year round, how I would never get a moment to myself, how I have to keep my grades up, with an air of earnest … Continue reading Exhausted
I suppose being a speaker at a TEDx event makes it so I have a commitment to follow through with; a commitment to the very foundation of TED: to use it as well as my life as a platform to inspire positive change. I can talk at length about my "idea that can change the … Continue reading TEDxYouthDay – My dream
So a couple of people in school said it'd be neat if I had some of my favorite music up on the blog. Now while I really, really don't want to subject you all to the horror of autoplaying music, I've embedded a playlist on the side bar! I'll be adding stuff to it as I … Continue reading Music Playlist: by – sorta – popular demand
Sometimes I get so overwhelmed with need for Boston. I can’t sleep, even though I’m fatigued, I can’t rest though I need rest. I’m just reinforced with this desire, this all-encompassing motivation to do something, anything that will make me feel as if I’ve secured that part of my future.The fact that I’ve seen Boston for myself - … Continue reading Short Note – Dreaming about Boston