I never thought I'd meet my soul sisters on a social networking site, but I did. Our mutual love for music brought us together and our perceptiveness has kept the bond intact till date.
I didn’t realize back then just how badly it had affected me.
Because all Indians have cows in their backyard, right?
And, like, totally found yourself.
I was always a kind and altruistic human being so when this nightmare of an illness hit me overnight, I was shocked and bothered wondering what or who I could’ve wronged for me to be suffering this fate.
For once, I felt like I was actually doing something worthwhile and not whiling away my time in any shallow pursuits. It was an awakening.
Being in the midst of so many badass, unapologetic, and intellectual woman made me sensitive to the fact that I had internalized more misogynistic views than I was aware of.
I’ve just learned to be my own best friend somewhere along the way.
Bullying is cruel and stems from an ingrained hatred for someone you don’t even know. It took quite a toll on me.
Being a fangirl is one of the best things in my life. It’s an experience incomparable and something I wouldn’t give up.
Bollywood needs to stick to creating romantic songs, elaborate choreography, and gorgeous costumes, and finally leave the harassment behind.