All posts tagged: let go

Old has to go to make space for new

I was tired of looking at my wardrobe. Same old clothes, same style, same colors, no freshness. And so I decided to throw away all my old clothes (to be honest I kept a couple to use them for house cleaning :-p ) so that I can go shopping and sort of ramp up my closet. I was thrilled and excited, though a little sad when I had to part with a couple of night dresses which were my partner since ages (college nostalgia). But overall the feeling was that of happiness. The radio was playing in the background and the RJ mentioned about a book called Shiva Trilogy (it’s been quite talked about these days in Indian Media). I have kept away from this book because it’s mythology, of which I am not a big fan. So, this lady on radio talked about a very interesting concept that the book defines – “destruction is necessary for the new life to come”! Wow! And I felt I had this moment of truth with a halo …

The Art to let go

In my 6 years of work experience I would have gone through at least a dozen sessions or expert lectures on Time Management, and after each of these sessions I used to wonder what exactly was my take away except good food & drinks and some quick naps post lunch! And the day after I would enthusiastically try to implement or rather practice the lil tit bits I would have gathered from the experts and few days later I would swiftly seep back into my good old days of , running short on deadlines and complete chaos of managing my time. I am sure many of us would have experienced this some time or the other. My failed encounters with managing time have been so obnoxiously disastrous that now i had stopped thinking about it (at least actively) and stopped consulting anyone on this matter. But miraculously i had my “Eureka” moment few days back when i was having a conversation with my husband over a lazy morning cup of tea on Sunday. The topic …