Minissha Lamba: Books and bans

“Maybe soon, we can expect #Twitter ban, #Facebook ban, #YouTube ban…Will be back to reading books..Oh no! They may be banned too.”
~Minissha Lamba.

English: Minissha Lamba at Nature Carnival to ...

Minissha Lamba at Nature Carnival to support the cause of save our tigers at Worli (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Nidhi Thakur: #Is that really you?

Brunch

Brunch (Photo credit: shareski)

It is really ironic that the moment I read this topic in  Brunch, I didn’t turn to the 50 people sitting around me at work. Instead, I logged onto my Twitter account and posted a tweet asking a bunch of strangers for their valuable inputs and bounced ideas and theories off them. What is funny is that discussing it with people didn’t even occur to me. Also, before posting the tweet, I didn’t spend a second to decide whether I agreed with the viewpoint or not. But the response I received just endorsed my subconscious decision.

Today we live in an age where a city-wide distance from our loved ones doesn’t hurt us as much as the detachment we feel when we charge our phone and it’s inaccessible. So important has virtual acceptance become, that we do not realise how and when it takes over our real existence.

Continue reading on Brunch…

Adidas: Running

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English: sports shoe by adidas Deutsch: Sportschuh von adidas (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

A run begins the moment you forget you are running.

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Alanis Morissette: Instrument, rather than ornament

Alanis Morissette in concert

Alanis Morissette in concert (Photo credit: coccinella)

I think there is no better way to invite a human being to view their body differently than by inviting them to be an athlete, by revering one’s body as an instrument rather than just an ornament. It’s a really great way to reorient how you see your body so you can see it as this incredible, awe-inspiring machine that you need to fuel well in order for it to function.

Alanis Morissette, singer/actress.