Five Things I Learnt In 2017

“Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.” Rolling on my bed and reflecting, I realized how much 2017 has molded me. I learnt to enjoy my own company and appreciate whoever chose to grace me with theirs. To read about what my travels taught me, check out … Continue reading Five Things I Learnt In 2017

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Looking back: Nepal, Italy, India

Switching forth between my two homes, Dubai (UAE) and Virginia (USA), 2017 has been a series of leaps I am so very proud of. I opened my eyes on the first of Jan this year in Bali and wished to spend my life this happy and free. So I asked the tattoo artist to draw … Continue reading Looking back: Nepal, Italy, India

A Week On The Appalachian Trail

That’s the thing about fear; it never goes away, you just find ways to overcome it by becoming tougher and then lie to yourself till you face it again. So many people chase their fears hoping they would vanish. I did too. Appalachian Trail, as much as it felt like a calling, a part of … Continue reading A Week On The Appalachian Trail

A Wanderlust Daydream

I am one distracted adult. It is 7 pm on a Thursday night and I am on the second last row in my Geology class of 60 students, fidgeting in restlessness, ready to leave for the day. Right, my legs can’t always wander, so this imaginative mind takes over for it. Somewhere in between plate … Continue reading A Wanderlust Daydream

BEING A WOMAN: OVERPOWER OR EMPOWER?

WOMEN ARE:  'Art. The 9 month home. The painters of grace and love. The poems in his book. Back bone. The mason jar of hope. Magic. The collision of strong and soft. The singing caged bird. The phoenix. A source. Resilient and dauntless. The compassionate badass. Unique. Immortal. Phenomenal.' ----------- x ------------ Here is a … Continue reading BEING A WOMAN: OVERPOWER OR EMPOWER?

Why am I hiking The Appalachian Trail?

The nature is so powerful and it had always called me, as if it held my freedom in it's palms and tempted me through each breath of my life to come and taste it - my own freedom called.

CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL – WASHINGTON D.C.

The breeze that knows not how to grow weary after a stormy winter startled me this spring day. Cherry Blossom and Kite festival In D.C., a delightful annual event to volunteer in, where echos of nature drove playfulness in people that came from all over the world, to be made one. The winds were in our … Continue reading CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL – WASHINGTON D.C.

SWANNANOA – THE ABANDONED MANSION

Amongst the beautiful valleys in Virginia lie some of the most historically prevalent structures- discovered and undiscovered. I am going to tell you about a place you haven't seen before- The Swannanoa Mansion. A relaxing Thursday afternoon, I sat sharing a celebratory coffee with my roommate and best friend Jessica, who recently earned the title of graduate assistant … Continue reading SWANNANOA – THE ABANDONED MANSION

Top 4 Struggles of an International Student in The US

Arushi Sachan, February 2017 Being a third culture kid born and bought up in the city blooming with internationalism- Dubai, I've never really 'belonged' to any specific country; I considered the world as my home. Fortunately, so did my parents; they let me spread my wings and fly beyond horizons. Ever since I could remember, I would … Continue reading Top 4 Struggles of an International Student in The US

Top three winter fashion trends

Hello ladies! It's that time of the year again when all eyes are on YOU. What are you wearing, where are you celebrating and with whom!? everyone wants to know and you and you want to show them just how well you got these few days of immense pressure under your control! I am about to tell you the top … Continue reading Top three winter fashion trends