This could be why you’re depressed or anxious – Johann Hari

"If you're depressed or anxious, you're not weak and you're not crazy - you're a human being with unmet needs," Johann Hari https://www.ted.com/talks/johann_hari_this_could_be_why_you_re_depressed_or_anxious?rid=XhXhsQoFBud3#t-813673 When he said that quote, it made me feel a wave of realization: We went through a certain phase which made us feel that we can't change what is wrong with us. … Continue reading This could be why you’re depressed or anxious – Johann Hari

Strokes and Mental Changes – Subtle hints on how COVID-19 affects the human brain

Recently in the UK, 125 people have been admitted and diagnosed with COVID-19 and carry the symptoms of strokes, confusion and psychosis. These results were described in  Lancet Psychiatry on June 25 and they come from a group of severely sick people, thus the data of how common these types of neurological symptoms may be … Continue reading Strokes and Mental Changes – Subtle hints on how COVID-19 affects the human brain

Where The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Name of the Book- Where the Crawdads Sing Author- Delia Owens Genre- Novel, Mystery Year of Publication- August 2018 Summary- The story follows two timelines, one from 1952 and one from 1969. Kya Clark is a girl who has lived in the Marsh for her entire life and calls it her "home". However, the rumers … Continue reading Where The Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Stay Gold, God’s Menu and Seventeen’s new album drop; Still With You by Jungkook + revisiting Mono by RM

So BTS, Stray Kids and Seventeen had dropped in new releases. BTS had dropped in their latest single 'Stay Gold' while Seventeen dropped in an album and Stray Kids their first full album. Now on to the comments for each one: Stay Gold - Honestly, I have no words for to say for this song … Continue reading Stay Gold, God’s Menu and Seventeen’s new album drop; Still With You by Jungkook + revisiting Mono by RM

You are not alone in your loneliness – Jonny Sun

"Being vulnerable to loneliness isn't a bad thing, it's what helps you cope with your fears and sorrows - Jonny Sun" Through his illustrative talk, writer and artist Jonny Sun talks about how he felt a sense of comfort in his loneliness, by connecting into an unexpected community of people from across the world. https://www.ted.com/talks/jonny_sun_you_are_not_alone_in_your_loneliness#t-615321Continue reading You are not alone in your loneliness – Jonny Sun

30 things to do during Lockdown

We all made plans to do stuff for the summer right from winter break, and if you are someone who's graduating this year, I think you'd highly relate to this more than anyone. But alas, we have a pandemic which doesn't allow us to move away from our homes and yet, sometimes we start thinking … Continue reading 30 things to do during Lockdown

Itaewon Class (K-Drama Review)

Name of the Drama- Itaewon Class Language- Korean No of Episodes- 16 Genre- Drama Summary- Park Saeroyi is a kid that gets expelled out of high school on his first day because he stood up for bullying against the richest kid in school and later becomes an ex-convict sentenced for three years just for throwing … Continue reading Itaewon Class (K-Drama Review)

Sky Castle (K-Drama Review)

*I actually binged on this series during the weekend that led to the boil on my eye, so that might be a reason for the swelling...* Name of the Drama- Sky Castle Language- Korean No of Episodes- 20 Genre- Dark Comedy, Social Issues Summary- Four wealthy housewives compete against each other to make their children … Continue reading Sky Castle (K-Drama Review)