There is this thing about artists 

To all the artists out there this is for you and your struggle I feel like this is essay is going to be like one of those therapeutic letters you’re supposed to write to someone you’re mad at but never send. I do that a lot, I have over 67 emails in my Gmail drafts…

A MID-CENTURY MODERN PRIMER FOR GRAPHICS DESIGNER

“You can’t criticize geometry, it’s  never wrong -Paul Rand Mid-Century Modern is having a revival in the field of graphic design. You can see it in projects that follow the school of “flat design” in particular, because the mid-century graphic style has similar visual characteristics, like bold simple geometric shapes, clean lines and bright contrasted…

WHY IT’S WORTH INVESTING TIME IN YOUR INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIPS

The more you travel, the more people you meet – that’s not breaking news. Throughout my travels, I’ve learnt how true this actually is. For me, each journey is an excuse to make new friends. As a result I sometimes feel like I have more friends from abroad than from my home country, India – and…

New fluid technique 

currently obsessed with a fluid technique CUrgently obsessed with water and non avid paper technique

10 Reasons to Start a Side Hustle

If you didn’t already know, I started my ‘art business’ on the side of a full time job recently. I started this ‘side hustle’ as a way to utilise my creative energy, and a way to test the waters for a side income. And here we are. It was definitely a risky move, but now…

Feel that trigger

The next time you’re with another, do what you can so that they can truly *feel* you there with them. Offer them the most precious gift of your contact, your presence, and your love. Look them gently in the eyes, touch them softly, listen carefully to what they are saying. Allow their subjective experience –…

sensitivity

TO THE SENSITIVE ONES… Do not be ashamed of your sensitivity! It has brought you many riches. You see what others cannot see, Feel what others are ashamed to feel. You are more open, less numb. You find it harder to turn a blind eye. You have not closed your heart, in spite of everything….

She moves with a “light” authority

She’s coming into her power… She’s no longer afraid to say what she feels and thinks… She’s not apologetically diluting her knowledge, feelings and insights to appease the fragile egos of others. Her diplomacy is now based on compassionate sensitivity, not on being “ego”-politically correct. She can play in this field because she’s not concerned…

Fragments

Wake me up and take what’s yours: I lay at his side watching waiting, he stirs but does not wake. I whisper in his ear “I want you, I want you now!”. My lips move down his abdomen, biting along his hip. He raises his head and watches me as my mouth moves along his…

The Need to Write

Sometimes I wonder, aren’t there enough writers out there? Aren’t there more stories, articles, blog posts, and books than we can ever read in ten lifetimes? Don’t we have all those great works handed down to us by our gramps and a great deal of enjoyable new books to fill our reading time? What’s the…