I deleted instagram permanently and it’s so awesome

I can't believe I forgot to write about this in my 2018 wrap. I'm amazed at myself. There was a time, a few years ago where I couldn't have even contemplated doing something like this. Yet, here I am in 2019 having officially broken up with the biggest social media platform in the world. After [...]

About my new flat mate 

So. Recently I’ve undertaken this interesting new adventure of living with this woman. She’s 24, tall, long hair, sometimes funny and always fucking forgets to switch the lights off even when she leaves the flat. She is me. Hello. So after starting work last August I moved back in with my parents for a while [...]

City of Love 

I’m sitting in a small bistro, not far from the Airbnb where Diane’s lovely parents and I chatted away in the kind of broken French my seventeen year old self would be horrified at. The waiter, a tall, brown haired charmer walks to my table and looks straight into my eyes with a sort of [...]

Sky high

Hello people on the internet who read things I write. Let me say it how it is. Today, I am writing a blog post on the expectations I set for myself. The reason? Because I'm actually experiencing a real moment of clarity and acceptance right now and truth be told, I've not felt like this [...]

Evolution

Dear Gowri's Page. Happy two years together. Here's to many more. Love, Gowri. Entirely Unrelated Photograph The other day, a friend of mine came up to me when I was printing some finals revision notes off in the computer cluster at medschool.  She said 'Gowri... my flatmate reads your blogs and she doesn't know you so [...]

The List Of How To Maybe Achieve Happiness By Undoing The Unhappiness Of Human Conditioning, Whilst Not Having To Adopt A Himalayan Lifestyle.

This post is going to be honest. Nothing fancy schmancy, nothing intentionally funny but passed off as my own natural hilarity, just straight up honest.  With it approaching the new year, people often take time to reflect and be honest with themselves about what they might need to change in their lives. Being the thinker I am, [...]