Am I a guardian or a pet? Thought through art

am i guardian or pet

I used to think about the life of my goldfish. I can imagine how vast and deep the ocean is but could my pet goldfish ever imagine an ocean? It might have thought that the glass bowl was the only world that exists. Goldfish might have thought that it was experiencing absolute freedom as it… Continue reading Am I a guardian or a pet? Thought through art

Why I had to listen to my heart and quit my job

why i had to quit my job

What happened to me? I have a good job at a startup company and I have money to buy almost everything in my tiny wishlist on Amazon and Flipkart. Why recurring thoughts to quit my job haunt me? It is true that the windows I have been seeing for two years are the windows OS… Continue reading Why I had to listen to my heart and quit my job

Avoid these people for a peaceful life

Avoid these people for a peaceful life

In my 25years “old” life, I have met a lot of people online and offline(real world). Most of them became strangers, some became a source of sorrow and a few became real friends. This post (or commandments) is about different types of people that you should avoid in your life for everlasting peace.   Greedy… Continue reading Avoid these people for a peaceful life

The unmatched beauty of a calm and quiet life

the unmatched beauty of calm and quiet life

We live in a world where success is measured through the busy noise of life. A good job, costly car and flat etc are the benchmarks for a successful life. The more luxury you have, the more successful you are. To be frank, we can’t imagine a “primitive” type of life where everything that you… Continue reading The unmatched beauty of a calm and quiet life

Halcyon days and the doom of man

Halcyon days and the doom of man by unni babu

“Halcyon and the doom of man” is my oil pastel painting I did two years ago.  “Ewww… What a pathetic piece of creation!”, said the man with a smirk face. The baby turtle didn’t mind the rude man’s words and resumed eating leaves in the jungle. The man felt a sort of happiness after insulting… Continue reading Halcyon days and the doom of man

The final dialogue between a man’s mind and his soul

The final dialogue between a man's MIND and his SOUL by unni babu

A man is on his deathbed and the only sound in his room is his slow breath. He looks at the photographs of his glorious past which include precious moments with his family. He closes his wet eyes, but his breath still goes on… Mind– “I don’t want to die” Soul – “Death? There is no… Continue reading The final dialogue between a man’s mind and his soul

The deepest and the darkest place ever seen

the deepest and darkest place ever seen by unni

Once a stranger from another planet asked me — “Where is the deepest and the darkest place?” I thought awhile and toured him to the depths of the canyon but he wasn’t satisfied with the answer. Then I showed him the depths of the ocean, especially the Mariana trench, but he was still unsatisfied. The… Continue reading The deepest and the darkest place ever seen

Live meaningfully not meaningless

Live meaningfully not meaningless

“What is the purpose of my life?” this is a question most of us ask ourselves, especially under the shower or before sleep. I have seen such questions in online forums. Recently, I saw this question on Quora, from a 42 years old IT professional woman in the USA. So even a well-educated, successful person… Continue reading Live meaningfully not meaningless