Highs and lows of the month

June is about to end; I remember June has always been an epitome of new beginning, for the early 12 years we all as school-goers, were stepped into June with enthrallment. Just like that after all these years I felt this June has renewed me and gave me pen and confidence to voice out verbally. 2020 June and I, Let’s dive in.

Highs of June

As mentioned in one of the recent posts, I would say this writing challenge, religiously learning a new language, and also a positive turnaround in my career are the important breakthroughs of June.

Lows of June

I’ve been quite perplexed about the inhuman activities that just happened around the world. June was brutally slew us all and frozen our blood. Started off with George Floyd, followed by Elephant fed with explosives, brutal custodial murder, and a few days back girl was raped to death in Andhra. In all these incidents, devoid of humanity is the root cause. These barbaric acts have left permanent strain in our hearts and did shiver down the spine. It’s surprising to see voices all around and people are taking their stand to speak up on these issues. But are we humans are really concerned? Or just unlimited internet and the lockdown made us focus on these incidents? I hope people will stay on the ground until justice is served.

While you read this, take that pretty moment to thank god that the victim wasn’t you or your acquaintance. Now say, whatever you have gone through terribly this month, someone on the other end experienced much worse that you. Let’s face this uncertain life with a certain trait of kindness.

Let’s learn to cherish and live every moment; we never know what’s in the pocket of life. I’m utterly disturbed at this moment because my own uncle is reported COVID positive and the whole family went ground.

July, what you have bagged up for me? Have mercy on us, Please be kind and gentle 🙂

PS: It’s a long due post; I’ve been writing since Saturday and due to my university assignments, it was dragged. Labeling all my 30 posts below. Thus concluding my 30 days challenge… (Not an end it sure continues!)

Pinning down all my 30 posts below!

10 things that makes me happy

Originally posted on What Linda Says:
Hello peeps! Look what ‘Monday blues’ got me today! Not that usual depression, rather a purposeful morning. Yep, I have an instinct to write continuously for the next 30 days. So yeah, I’m going to bug you all with my scribbling and absurd thoughts. Today I’ve to pen down…

Much needed blueprint

I’ve never been this much disciplined before, thanks to my friends who nudged me to write every day, and even though it was crap they celebrated every post just to motivate me and kept the grind going. Thank you! Also thanks to my friend who isn’t obligated but read my post and shared genuine feedbacks.Continue reading “Much needed blueprint”

Conversely, write about something that is kicking ass right now

I had to read the topic again to understand the context. Yesterday, was about the area of improvement; so today about something doing great. Right now, it’s all about write. It’s nudging as expected for 27 long days. The past two times I’ve picked up the challenge and dropped in the very beginning itself. NowContinue reading “Conversely, write about something that is kicking ass right now”

Area of improvement

There is always room for improvement, no one here is a fallen angel from above. We all need to upswing our traits, but here I list out a few traits which I want to see a breakthrough. Let’s pitch in! Being kind Frankly, most of the time I just behave like a mirror; I doContinue reading “Area of improvement”

What google pic says?

So today’s challenge is to google a word and to write something about the 11th image on google. I’ve googled ‘Linda Balan quotes’ and the 11th image is my pic, instead, I picked the 5th pic to write about! So here we go… I’m an ardent fan of Sidney Sheldon’s books. Being an intriguing novel,Continue reading “What google pic says?”

Lesson I learned

We get to know life and experience different perspectives of life in each phase. Few lessons we learn through advice or models, some we learn through experience. Nevertheless, We are never going to graduate and master life! It’s all about learning perpetually. Being alone vs loneliness: Loneliness is a state of mind; whereas alone isContinue reading “Lesson I learned”

A letter to someone

This letter is for my younger self! Dear young heart, I know you’re all excited about your teenage, I can sense that from the way you flip your dupatta. I’m glad for you. You’re way unique; You’re doing things differently. Your countless number of friends say that you’re an extrovert. You’re admiring and building peopleContinue reading “A letter to someone”

My guilty pleasures

Happiness isn’t always that huge success or money! At times they’re little things in and around us that occupy the most of our heart. Here are my few guilt pleasures, Stealing soaps and toiletries from hotels. Stocking up the refrigerator with family-pack ice creams. Sparkling clean kitchen. Falling asleep in the beanbag while watching movies/series.Continue reading “My guilty pleasures”

Celebrity crush

As a teenager, I had a huge crush on Siddharth. Mainly, he is a heartthrob in ‘Yaaro ivan’ song. Adding, 180 and Kadhalil Sodhappuvadhu epdi are my favourite movies of him. Apart from movies he’s an activist, especially his involvement in Chennai floods and Jalikattu protest were remarkable. Whatsoever, he was my college crush andContinue reading “Celebrity crush”

My first love

My first love, Nah, my first crush! Let me write down about my first crush today. Being an IT employee I’ve seen quite a lot of guys of different stature and look. Here are the 2 guys who drew my attention. In my first company, I was a little mischievous girl among the old lifelessContinue reading “My first love”

30 facts about me

Okie, here we go! Few Facts About Myself! Buckle Up! My full name is Linda Selvarani Jesubalan. Well, it’s a long, English-Tamil mixed name. I’m a purple lover. I hate chocolate bars. I’m a breakfast foodie. I can eat breakfast happily as a meal all day. Especially Dosa and Chapathi. I’ve never been to aContinue reading “30 facts about me”

Zodiac sign

Being born in a traditional Christian family, my parents don’t follow any superstitious beliefs. So actually I don’t even know my zodiac sign. I supposed to write about my Zodiac sign and how much it fits with my personality. I believe that personality keeps evolving; according to your age, life experiences, most importantly people aroundContinue reading “Zodiac sign”

Something I miss

They say, “Distance lends enchantment to the view”. True! We tend to miss after the moment has gone and at the moment, we mostly less valued it or even didn’t give a damn at all. Here are my few moments which were long gone and I yearn for! I miss those days when I comeContinue reading “Something I miss”

My typical Monday

Not so great day to bulletin, but going as per the challenge. Are you ready to hear my one another boring day?! No? Well, you better get ready. Because that’s what you’re in for. Fighting ‘Monday blues’ has never got easy on me and so is today! This Monday started disappointing me since I openedContinue reading “My typical Monday”

Favorite movies

I’m a bean-bag movie watcher and started to watch movies religiously after I explored video-on-demand platforms(Just googled and learned the collective term for Netflix, prime, etc..) I hardly watched a few among the plethora of movies, especially a lot of Tamil movies because of subtitle issues. Heads-up: Below movie list has a variety of genres.Continue reading “Favorite movies”

I’m excited about…

Captivated on a drowsy Saturday, finding no reason to step off the bed so honestly, it’s tough to gather words to write on something I’m excited about. Lol At this moment, I’m quite excited about this 30 days challenge on this platform. It was all started after reading my bestie’s blog and hearing how writingContinue reading “I’m excited about…”

5 blessing in my life

God is good all the time: I always strongly believe that I’m god’s one of the favorites. Things around me go stormy, though I feel the stillness inside me! I’ve seen how God has removed unhealthy people from my life seamlessly. Better my quotes speak loud, For being ‘Linda Balan’! I am very thankful toContinue reading “5 blessing in my life”

My ‘what ifs’

What if I were never made to this world – Hmm, I’m one in billion but yet countable! What if I had blue eyes – Instead of unique, My environment would have made me believe abnormal. What if I were born in a filthy rich family – Probably I wouldn’t have gone to work andContinue reading “My ‘what ifs’”

10 songs that I love!

A strange topic for this weirdo. Yeah, I don’t own a playlist and I don’t have the habit of sitting and listening to music. You find it odd? But I’m so! All my friends have an amazing taste in music, they have their idolized musician, a bunch of favorite singers, and infinite songs in theirContinue reading “10 songs that I love!”

5 ways to win my heart

Before 2 years I’ve taken the same 30 days challenge and also I penned my thoughts on the same topic. It’s truly shocking to see how my perspective and thoughts are changing over the years. After all, we all are humans and little I did believe Darwin’s theory of evolution here. Off the top ofContinue reading “5 ways to win my heart”

Someone who inspires me

When I read the topic of the day ‘someone who inspires me’, Not a single celebrity, entrepreneur or fictional character crossed my mind. Actually it was my cousin sister, Sheeba, whom I started to think about. She is a 19 year old teenager who’s waiting for her final school result. Yeah, She is kind ofContinue reading “Someone who inspires me”

My top three pet peeves

Pet peeves – There are probably a lot of things/ people piss me off, but limiting myself to three here. Coughing and sneezing It takes one shitty second to cover your face before coughing or sneezing. Won’t you spare that second; It’s disgusting and rude. I see it as they are very obvious and theyContinue reading “My top three pet peeves”

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