Can you trust the water?

Written on July 23, 2015 It has been a few years since I made the decision to learn swimming. Few years ago, I had started taking swimming lessons and found myself going absolutely nowhere with it. Looking back though, I have come very very far. Long long time ago, the thought of water had scared me. “The waves will come and take you with them” is what the voice in my head would say. “You will drown and die. Just like that.” But I had always watched people swim. They always looked so cool. Ever since I was little, I…

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The Purpose of my Life

There’s a longing in our hearts that takes us to places. It takes us to our dreams. Somehow, someday, our heart rips through our thoughts, our mind and stands out in a way that’s impossible to avoid. Because quite honestly, it’s been quiet for way too long. We have been ignoring it for way too long. The heart guides us to our purpose – the reason we were brought into this world. There’s a power in our heart that cannot be defied; it shakes us to our very core, hitting our thoughts like hail hitting the trees and shedding them…

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This is me – A Creator

There is never really a right time to start being you. The sooner, the better. When I was a child, I remember creating an amazing painting. I actually don’t remember what it looked like. I just remember being wowed by it. At that time, I believe I was in Grade 4 but I don’t quite remember very clearly. We had an art class and whatever I created was for the assignments we received for that class. Few years later, in grade 7 or 8, I took part in a competition and won 2nd place. At that time, however, I had…

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Launching ‘This is me’ Art Project

One of the most difficult things to do in life is to be you. You know – the You you really are. The You you may be knew at some point. The You you forgot about over time. The You you desperately search for and want to meet every single day. The real You. You want to meet yourself but it’s a bit difficult. Worst thing – you find that the person standing in your way is You. Why? You don’t know. This is Me is about letting yourself be who you really are. This is Me is about being comfortable in…

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