Fight

I was watching a TED talk last night on heartbreak. While the lady in question made a very valiant attempt to expound the virtues that came about because of heartbreak, she was almost in tears more than once. I admire her strength. I admire her naivete. But what I realised mostly from her talk was…

Why oblige pain?

Pain is a funny thing. Scientifically, it is merely the release of certain chemicals in your body as a reaction to something. When you feel this after hours of arduous workout, it is the good kind of pain. The kind we are encouraged to feel. When you feel the same sensation after a break-up, God…