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Beauty within.

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Beauty is not in the face; Beauty is a light in the heart. 

It takes real effort to be beautiful from the inside. Afterall, there isn’t any edible makeup yet.
If you find a person with inner beauty, you might want to hold onto them.

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Fork in the road

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With the amount of forks, I have found on the road. I feel I can say, it’s been enough to stock up my cutlery.

Decisions! Decisions! Decisions! Β It’s so irritating, how I need to feed every data in my ‘life’. It can’t do one damn thing on its own. I’m passing college, what do I do now? It asks me, Come on Life, For once, be brave and YOU tell me, What should I do?! I’m so tired of telling you what to do, everytime.

Your need to make a decision increases, when you’re lazy. Every morning, I’m faced with the question, Do I need a shower today?! It’s not that I hate shower, the decision would have been easier, if I did. I hate the before and after part of the shower. Every day, atleast 2 times, I have to choose, whether to cook or order food?! Of course, being lazy I prefer the latter option, not a tough decision, you say. But the problem comes, when the end of the month is near and the wallet looks pretty empty. Still I can deal with these decisons, doesn’t require too much of an effort. I would like it if I didn’t have to do it but still I can deal with the forks on these roads.

The tough part is when the forks in the road are so huge, looking at it, I get a feeling, that it’s telling me, FORK YOU! Decisions like, What course do I need to choose after class 10th? It has been 6 years, since I made that decision and I’m still not sure, if it’s been the right one. After 12th decision like, What subject to graduate in or should I go for a professional course? The pressure, that decisons like these determine mine future, makes it even harder to take. Then there are choices like, That guy at the gym is cute, Do I ask him out?! If you’re too late in taking a decision, that guy might leave the gym forever and you don’t get to see him again.

I can ramble about it for quite long but then I don’t want to force my readers to make a decision, whether to read or not! I would just tell them, when you see a post from the blog, Just give it a read. I like to keep it short and simple. πŸ˜›

Over the short period of time, I have managed to survive without facing too many catastrophic consequences of my decisions. I would like to say, Whenever I find a fork in the road, I choose the one which is going to make me happy. Happy is not easy though. I’m not talking about happiness in the short run but decision which you really feel is going to make you happy in the end. Don’t choose a road, just because it’s easy to travel.

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Daily Post, Could you be more weird?! Fork as a prompt, Why you do this? Anyway, I accepted the challenge and I hope I did justice.

 

Thanks for Reading.

Keep Happy! Keep Smiling! πŸ˜€

Change is inevitable.

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Inevitable

One word prompt.

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As soon as we adjust ourselves to a change and start getting comfortable, life knocks us out with some other random changes.
Sometimes the changes lift our spirits higher, like when you make some new amazing friends in school and college. Sometimes they break us down, like when you have to say goodbye to them or they just drift apart. But, both times, it ends up teaching us a valuable lesson and reminds us, Change is inevitable.

The inevitability of change doesn’t make it a villain. It’s how you perceive it, that matters. Every change knocks on the door with opportunities, it depends on how wide you open the door.

The inevitable nature of change is what brings thrill to life. Maintaining an equilibrium in life for a long time, gets boring. From time to time, there should be shifts in the different curves of life, so that the adrenaline level increases or decreases. That is the only way to expand our horizons and grow to our full potential and sometimes even surpass them.

Ofcourse, I loved being a kid, who could cry and get her job done. I loved it when choosing the color of a crayon was the hardest decision I had to make. I loved it when being happy took the slightest of effort. I loved it when monopoly money was all I had to worry about.

But, I equally love to be responsible for getting my job done. I love it when I’m given power to make bigger decisions, which determines where I stand in life. I love it when I convince and work towards making myself happy. I love it when I pay real bills with real money.

If changes were evitable we would never step out of our state of equilibrium. Change is the only constant in our equation of life. So let’s accept it and go with the flow.

~The Puzzle
Twitter handle: @shits_i_say

Destroying the Dementor

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Daily Prompt:
Shape Up or Ship Out
Write a letter to the personality trait you like least, convincing it to shape up or ship out.

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Damn Self Doubt

I could inquire about your well being. But frankly, I just don’t want to.
I never enjoyed your company to begin with, so I couldn’t care less, if you were trapped in a forest, surrounded by lions. Hell, I might even bribe the lions to eat you.

You are like the dementor. The only difference is you don’t live in Azkaban rather you reside in our body. You suck out the happiness, desires from us. You are like a punishment which if not worse than easily comparable to death.

You are like those grapes that looks sweet from a distance but when you get  closer to eat them, you realize they are sour. It feels easier to succumb to your threats than follow the path which could lead to your enemy Self-Confidence.

I am guilty of thinking of you as a friend, when you were actually the worst enemy, I could have had.
I can’t let you weigh down my dreams.
I know, I have the wings and all it needs is just some effort and I can fly.

I herewith deprive you of the right to influence my decisions. The only answer I will have for you, when you try to bury me with your words is ‘Try and convince me I can’t and I will show you I can.’

It was time we parted ways.
Expecto Patronum!
Your Destroyer

~The Puzzle
Twitter handle: @shits_i_say

Hall of Fame

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Daily Prompt
This Is Your Song:
Take a line from a song that you love or connect with. Turn that line into the title of your post.

As soon as I read the prompt, the first song that came to my mind was
Hall of Fame by Script

An excerpt from the song:
You can throw your hands up
You can beat the clock
You can move a mountain
You can break rocks
You can be a master
Don’t wait for luck
Dedicate yourself and you can find yourself

Whenever I’m doing something and a strong negative feeling starts weighing the positive feelings out. I listen to this song. It has never failed to put me back on the wheel of positivity.

I don’t know if you guys could relate to it or not, but there are times, when I absolutely need a dose of motivation, just like a drug addict needs his drug.

I’ll give you two instances:

~Around 2-3 months back, I had an interview. It was quite rigorous. At times a huge wave of nervousness came sweeping in which would convince me to go back home to the place where I’m comfortable. I remember I sat quietly and just kept on repeating the lyrics of the song in my mind.
Believe or not, it always ends up calming me in situations like these.

~Currently, I am trying to study Japanese, along with college, I plan to give the JLPT N3 level, this July. Any person who has studied Japanese as a foreign language must be familiar with the complexities of the language. It can be really exhausting to cope up with the kanjis.
When I feel like I am never going to pass it,so why even bother, this song really inspires me to at least give my best. Even if, I don’t pass the exam, I’ll be good enough to hold a basic conversation with a native.

I absolutely love the song, because of the go-do-it feeling that it gives me.

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I would really like to know, if you guys have a song which inspires you.

If you want, you can listen to the song here:

~The Puzzle
Twitter handle: @shits_i_say

Life and Eggs.

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Have you guys tried boiling an egg?
Stupid question? Duh.

But if, you answered in affirmative. I am pretty sure, you could egg-xactly relate to the struggle, which comes with it.

Those who answered in negative, might be wondering, seriously, how hard can it be to boil an egg? You take water, put the eggs in it and put it on the stove.

No dude, it’s not as easy as it looks, what goes behind that hard shell is a deep mystery.
How long does it need to boil?
Should the stove be on full?
How do I know it’s boiled?

You can keep on staring at the eggs, for minutes and it would still look the same. The water boils, making the egg jump but it still is that same round white thing with its shell.
But then when you take it out after a few mins, and remove the shell it’s a completely different thing more edible than it was before.

Well, this is not a blog on cooking and I am the last person anyone would come for cooking advice.

I just feel, our life is like the egg, in the beginning, we are not sure, how long it will take us, to become the person we desire to be. There are so many hurdles we need to cross but those hurdles are like the heat, we need them.
It may appear to be insignificant at the moment but in the long run, that heat is what shapes us from the inside.

Let’s Keep smiling, keep moving, in the end we’ll turn out to be a tasty egg!


~The Puzzle

Ms.Semi-Snow

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Hey Bloggers!
I am not really a new blogger, I have started blogs two times before. One time it was boring and lasted hardly a few months.
The second one is a bit better but then I don’t know, it felt a bit too serious and mature. Unfortunately, there is a limit to how long I can remain serious.

Everywhere I went, I have read blogs should be about a niche topic something you really know about. But I am like the female version of Jon Snow, maybe slightly better because I know somethings but then I get bored and move to another thing and in the end I know a tid bit of things from here and there. Eh? You get it, don’t you? πŸ˜‰

I would rather be a jack of all trades than master of one.
This time I really really hope I’ll continue with this blog because I want to make it simple and interesting that way I can upload whatever and whenever I feel like, rather than spending hours making my post look perfect.

So guys, maybe the posts in here won’t be to the mark or standard of many but I promise I’ll try my best to make them interesting. πŸ™‚