Blogs here are bursts of inspirations. I hope they do the same for you, inspire you to share your story and also to give permission to speak up, learn, connect, and grow.
Two representatives of a donor agency had visited the NGO, Namsaling Community Development Center (NCDC, Ilam) as part of their evaluation. I travelled with the team and also served as a translator between the communities and the members of the donor agency. After the...read more
I walked into a staffing agency office. "How can I help you?" the recruiter asked. "I wanted to see if you could help me find a job," I chimed in. "What is your qualification?" she prodded. "I have a Ph.D. in ........." I mumbled. "Yet another Ph.D.!" she exclaimed. I...read more
Have you heard that what you see in a person, more importantly, what you show to others is just the tip of an iceberg? We are socially conditioned to show only the happiness, the strengths, the confidence, the beauty, ..... everything colorful. With social media, we...read more
Have you wanted to disagree to a conversation or when you wanted to add your point of view but you kept quiet? Have you ever felt angry when someone put a certain label on you because you were from a certain gender, race, nationality, religion, profession, or just a...read more
Don’t touch that! Don’t go to kitchen! Don’t visit the temples! You are impure during those 4/5 days of the month! You are untouchable! I have written about these taboos before but my perspective has changed since I met Stasha Washburn, The PeriodCoach. I...read more
Love alone is not enough to sustain a relationship. The many ups and downs in life take its toll in a relationship. I had the opportunity of talking to Anita Fevang, the 5 Love Languages Expert on topics related to relationship, changes that happen during the span of...read more