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A Real-Life Rom-Com Episode

When was the last time you wrote something? I am not talking about writing stories, poems, assignments or whitepapers. I am not talking about the content of writing at all. I am talking about the actual act of holding a pen or pencil between your fingertips and carving alphabets and words on the paper for whatever purpose. And excuse me,…

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Introspection

An eye-opener moment! We all get that once in a while, don’t we? Someone out of the blue for no specific reason suddenly gives us clarity. Something out of nowhere helps put our perceptions back in place. Somewhere deep within, our memories are stirred, memories about moments, memories about people and memories that matter. We wake up from life with…

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Finally, Job Offer From Microsoft!

  Strong passion and perseverance Steady pursuit with focus Career that spells fulfillment Dreams beyond paychecks Many paths ahead of me, I dared to carve my own I wouldn’t say it was easy, For the most part, I was alone Making meaningful networks, Brought good friendships in turn Honest and transparent talks, Earned respect in return Interview invite is just…

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Down Go My Tresses…

One lock, two locks, three and four. Down go my tresses, onto the floor. Chop! Chop! Chop! I’ve trimmed them short. Not beauty but bold, that’s the look I want. In the business world, strategies score. But network matters so much more. Blazers become things of reverence Attitudes morph to borderline arrogance High stung egotists are lurking around Few narcissistic…

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For A Better Tomorrow

I am suffocating. Literally! I am suffocating from the countless thoughts branching inside my head. I am choking from the unspoken words stuck along the passage of my throat. My facial muscles are aching from trying to maintain a smile on my face. The layers of make-up from my recently learnt make-up skills hide all proofs of sleepless nights and…

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