International Day of Happiness

It is an odd time to celebrate the ‘International Day of Happiness’. Coronavirus, global warming, social and political issues, to name a few reasons why. The future seems bleak and preaching hope sounds distant and impractical. So, should we just skip celebrating this time then? Happiness feels like a fantasy in today’s world. While happiness... Continue Reading →

LonePack Conversations—Rand Fishkin & fighting depression through an entrepreneurial journey

Putting one’s efforts, money, time, and passion into building a company is easier said than done. Not only does it give one the fame and glory of establishing big in the business world, but also drive them crazy over various step-stones in the process to stardom.  https://soundcloud.com/lonepack-conversations/fighting-depression-through-an-entrepreneurial-journey-ft-rand-fishkin Also follow us on: Apple Podcasts  Spotify  ... Continue Reading →

Trauma for Two

No one in this world is truly independent – a fact many of us would love to deny. Intentionally or not, we all form relationships with people for a variety of reasons, ranging from friendship, love, and support, to professional purposes. In fact, some of us are blessed to have several fulfilling relationships – romantic,... Continue Reading →

Dear Songbird

Trigger warning: Mentions of depression, rape and related issues.    ‘Songbird, why dost thou bear a broken wing?’ Sarojini Naidu. Wait, I know her! Naidu...Naidu...Yes! That freedom fighter, right? The one who went on Gandhi’s Dandi march with him? There’s even a very famous photo of them marching ahead to freedom. Freedom...Independence...Such abstract concepts! As... Continue Reading →

LonePack Conversations—Ruchita Chandrashekar & Everything about mental wellness

Fred Rogers, a famous American TV personality once said, “Anything that’s human is mentionable, and anything that is mentionable can be more manageable. When we can talk about our feelings, they become less overwhelming, less upsetting, and less scary.”   Also follow us on: Apple Podcasts  Spotify   Aishwarya: Welcome to LonePack Conversations! I’m Aishwarya, hosting... Continue Reading →

The road to Self-Love

The road to accepting your own self is a long and tedious one for everyone. But for those who wake up every morning to continue their battle against mental health issues, the road can look endless. But that is the essence of it, there is no end to this journey. We learn how to become... Continue Reading →

Peace and PTSD

Trigger warning: Mentions of death and trauma. Peace. Such a deceptive word. Such an abstract concept. Such an elusive feeling. But the guardians of peace, they’re as real and tangible as you and I. The Armed Forces lead lives that most of us cannot and they do so willingly, without an ounce of doubt or... Continue Reading →

Battle with my body

“I want to be more fit, maybe a little taller'' blurts my friend as he looks at a larger than life poster of a model on the side of the highway. Earlier in the day at a restaurant, he orders a salad for lunch and leaves the croutons untouched. He casually says he’s not hungry.... Continue Reading →

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