A Step by Step Guide: Consent

consent verb give permission for something to happen "my clothes do not determine my consent"               Consent is a tricky subject, and it isn't always an outright 'no'. Sometimes the consent, or lack thereof, lies within the subtle prompts and non-verbal cues. It isn't a black and white issue, nor is it a left and… Continue reading A Step by Step Guide: Consent

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Rape is okay: Bollywood Classics

                        As someone who grew up in South Asia, particularly India, the topic of sex was rather hush-hush, and it was highly unlikely that 'it' would be discussed in your household. We never got the birds and bees talk, nor did we expect it from our parents. There was a mutual consensus about never mentioning sex,… Continue reading Rape is okay: Bollywood Classics

Unfinished Business

                     There are certain things in life that unfortunately don't meet their fate; maybe they are abandoned friendships or deserted lovers. And, at times, they claw their way back into our lives and bring along with them, more unanswered questions. Such situations usually tend to bring back nothing but agony along with more complications. It… Continue reading Unfinished Business

What Are We?

       Romantic relationships are complex, yet we all of us crave to dive into one. We are struck with a conglomerate of choices; vapidly trying to make a decision. We yearn to be desired by another human that can comprehend our reality and someone who is smitten by us, and our need to be wanted.… Continue reading What Are We?