Lifting the Veil of Depression

A lot of you might know, I've tried to spend a lot of time thinking about how to best articulate what depression and anxiety can feel like. In my blogs 'boggarts and buggers' and 'Just Breathe' I talk about how crippling and all consuming anxiety can be. In today's world of mental health awareness we... Continue Reading →

Engineering Mat Karna

The story starts with our protagonist Kriti Dubey - an eighteen year old engineering aspirant looking to get an admit into one of the most competitive universities in the country. Kriti has spent her entire middle and high school studying in the middle east. Her family had moved there for work and as a young... Continue Reading →

Vulnerability & Strength

This particular post feels a little hard to write because vulnerability, especially in close relationships, stirs this innate fear of pain or loss for most of us. I'm still chewing on the last statement and trying to figure out what that means for me. I have had a hard time opening up to people for... Continue Reading →

Just Breathe

Dear Reader, I woke up today, howling from a nightmare that felt like reality. In my mind, I was screaming over my mom's dead body. My mom? grandpa?? I can't even tell anymore.  "You're going into shock! breath slowly Shruti..." my Aunt holds my face close and whispers into it. "I can't! I can't stop!"... Continue Reading →

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