Be your OWN BFF

Be your own best friend. The rest will follow. I mean the people, the things, the milestones, everything. Listen to your deepest wishes. Respond to your smallest of desires. Be there, for yourself. Ways to be your best friend: Know yourself What were you proud of when you were 5 years old? Do you remember…

Find the courage to stand up

Have you ever felt that nagging feeling, that dull heaviness in your heart, when you feel you have betrayed yourself? When you are not able to muster the courage to stand up and speak for yourself. Or when your inner voice stops you from spoiling the moment, the family dinner, the relationship, the meeting… That is…

Develop Focus. Invest for enrichment.

On your path to achieve your purpose, installing the right environment is very important. An environment to develop focus and root for learning, which can help you become better equipped to achieve success. And in your hamster-roll lives, you need to set aside time and resources to make this work. Try labelling your days as zones where…

Choose a Growth Mindset. Choose Happiness.

If there is one thing that could completely transform the way you live life, it is the ‘Growth Mindset’. And what better way to introduce this, than right at the beginning of the new year. Choosing a growth mindset inoculates you from adversity and false expectations. It also helps you balance the highs of exhilaration. The…

Belief in your Purpose

Are we all born for a purpose? Is there a calling for each of us? While authenticity is an important anchor, our true transformation only comes with an understanding and a belief in our purpose. We are like no one else, in any way. And we need to acknowledge and nurture that. So ask yourself, what is…

Preserving your Authentic Self

Authentic. Raw. Real. Are we really that magical without filters? Then why do we move away from the real self? Why do we feel the need to prove our worth to the world, without realising it and being comfortable just being ourselves? If it is our life, our dream, our purpose, we need to back ourselves with…

The power of “Yet”

Everything is possible, In time you can do it, I bet, Nothing is conclusive, The journey has just begun, don’t forget, Pick that goal again and with love, Just sprinkle the power of “Yet” Alka Sharma. All Rights Reserved. Photo: Ramnik Chhabra

Cream Dream

I reached out my hand to pull out a burgundy brick, it was drenched in cranberry juice and dripped on my hand as I held it. I licked the purple trail uptil my wrist. I took my first soft bite, closing my eyes to capture the symphony on my tongue. It was sweet, spicy, tangy and very naughty. I…