Wordslut by Amanda Montell

First things first, I studied English literature in college and had to study books after books to learn the history of english language. I am not complaining but specifically it was not my favourite paper. And Amanda Montell here briefly tells us how the modern english came about in as few as what 5 pages?Continue reading “Wordslut by Amanda Montell”

Dear Neel #1

Dear Neel,   I am writing to you this time. The last time we saw each other was a long time ago. So long that I am afraid, a little scared if you remember me at all. I don’t know, because I haven’t talked to you since then. Neither have you approached. But the onlyContinue reading “Dear Neel #1”

Tête-à-tête: The Tumultuous Lives and Loves of Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre by Hazel Rowley

“So much the better—this was death. It was nothing; it was to cease to breathe. It was happiness, it was perfect happiness. They had now what they had always wanted to have, the union which had been impossible while they lived. Unconscious whether he thought the words or spoke them aloud, he said, “No twoContinue reading “Tête-à-tête: The Tumultuous Lives and Loves of Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre by Hazel Rowley”

My Baby Turns One!

My baby turns one!  Sorry for the cliche, but how else was I supposed to cry out loud about the excitement. Last year, while we had just begun struggling with the pandemic, I had published my first poetry collection on World Poetry Day. Little did I know, we were going on an indefinite lockdown. MyContinue reading “My Baby Turns One!”

Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #30

Day 30 of #whyweneedfeminismin2021 We really need to stop glamourising men who don’t slap/cheat/misbehave/mistalk. It is normal. It is human. With this we come to the end of the series. And although I have to say, and you have to admit that these are but snippets of our societal discrimination. It is impossible that aContinue reading “Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #30”

Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #29

https://www.instagram.com/reel/CL6liEMg49I/?igshid=zya2xghjc6h6 That’s not me that’s Princess Consuela Banana Hammock. She pleads pardon for mismatched song and unpracticed footwork but she kind of got excited seeing Vicky Kaushal’s charms. Day 29 of #whyweneedfeminismin2021 Read More: “Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #28 – Aesthetic Miradh” https://aestheticmiradh.com/2021/03/01/why-we-need-feminism-in-2021-28/

Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #28

By now you know that I did this series because I have book, a collection of poetry based on women. So, today I will give you a reason and few books that you could read if you want to know more about the subject. It’s the cause that matters not the means. We need feminismContinue reading “Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #28”

Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #27

“There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.” -Steve Maraboli BOOK BLURB: She is meek, she is mild, she is water, she is fire. She is who she is. Myriad colours embracing her, a senseContinue reading “Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #27”

Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #26

Ever noticed the women of the house bustling about during festivities, functions, preparing so much for the rituals, going about the house as if with wheels on feet, buying stuff, cleaning and decorating houses, making sweets and delicacies, getting ready in glittery dresses, pasting smiles. But when it comes to the actual ritual, specially inContinue reading “Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #26”

Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #25

Day 25 of #whyweneedfeminismin2021 Can we just go ahead and simply accept the fact that cooking is just a basic life skill. It is needed, but it does not define you, specially when you are a woman. I am sure you know what I am talking about, the stares, the glares, the frowns when oneContinue reading “Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #25”