Hart House Wanderer

Wandering around in hart house Toronto, I am often mesmerized by the small architectural details of this building. Being one of the most well-known downtown cultural hubs, the ambiance of hart house is infused with a richness of creativities. Most of us celebrate academic geniuses for their academic accomplishments, of which are usually glorified toContinue reading “Hart House Wanderer”

An Useless Assumption

When the day is bright and the grass is green, it is easier for us to be in the good mood. When the day is cloudy and the people are cold, it is even more important to keep our composure and be happy. Although there are books to teach us how to unload the weightsContinue reading “An Useless Assumption”

Little Did I Know Until Now

Some people like to focus on the positivity, while some like to focus on the negativity. Some treat everyone they meet with the basic human courtesy and respect, while some don’t give a damn about how people, with whom they cross path, feel about their inconsiderate action and unwelcoming presence. To them, as long asContinue reading “Little Did I Know Until Now”

We Got It Going On, Too

It takes self-discipline to focus on our goals. In a metropolis, where everyone else seems to have a place to rush to, a task to execute, a person to meet and a long-term goal to accomplish, we can feel, at times, that things that we are preoccupied with in our own lives are insignificant. TheContinue reading “We Got It Going On, Too”

Invisible Barrier

Have you ever had thoughts as such ” I can’t date him, because he is way out of my league” or ” She won’t go out with me, because I am only five foot nine inches tall. All of the guys, with whom she had gone out were at least six feet”? Our personal perceptionContinue reading “Invisible Barrier”

How Do You Use Your Imagination?

Harry Potter author, J. K. Rowling, once said, “Humans are the only beings that can think themselves into others’ places without having the actual experience.” In other words, our imagination is powerful. Since our imagination is powerful, how do we use this amazing ability of ours to serve us? Some, the likes of Steve JobsContinue reading “How Do You Use Your Imagination?”

Insecurities

Quite often, our negative feeling towards others is rooted in our insecurities. We assume the facts, because we don’t want to appear as uninformed and vulnerable; we judge others, because we want to be seen as moralistically superior; we hurt others because we’ve been hurt before; and we speak down to others because we’ve mistakenContinue reading “Insecurities”