It is interesting to see that the new webseries on Netflix, Bombay Begums, instead of portraying women as a symbol of sacrifice shows them as how they truly are-- as a stepmother, a prostitute fighting to gain respect from society, a to-be mother accepting a promotion and a newbie fighting sexual assault at the workplace. It's time that the elephants in the room are brought out instead of shoving them under the carpet.
Boundaries Of Sanity is a collection of 5 stories where the characters are not just fighting their inner demons but those around them too. How do they survive and what happens in the end? Read more to find out.
It's no use blaming the family alone for injustice towards any gender, particularly women. It's the responsibility of the society as a whole, which includes us, to ensure that in future gender difference is eroded away. Instead of blaming the other, let's fight it out together!
A breezy read, yet with lessons for life. Jasmine Builds On Shifting Sands by Sanjay Desai is not just the story of Jasmine but of all those who try, have fallen and given up. With micro-learning lessons for readers, this is a self-help book like no other. Readers can get on a parallel journey along with Jasmine to overcome challenges in their life and emerge successful.
While we talk of marital rape, we don't realize that there is something equally worse at the other end of the spectrum-- lack of sex in a marriage. How does the spouse, specially a woman feel about being married to an asexual person? What are her options towards physical satisfaction? Is divorce or separation on these grounds possible?
Setting up a challenge to myself to read more in 2021. I'll be #readingwithmuffy. Join in for a year with books....get your book and find a cozy corner with a cuppa. Happy reading!!
November 25th of every year has been earmarked by the UN for 'Elimination of Violence Against Women'. If we help one women-a neighbour, a friend, a family member or even our house help to walk out of the abusive relationship they live in, we really don't need a special day for the protection of women's rights. Are you ready to fight for a world where women can walk free and safe?
This Dussehra let's promise ourselves that we will not allow women to suffer in silence but rather offer any help possible. That's the true offering to goddess.
Some say that there is some thrill in one-sided relationship too. Many a times it could be frustrating, but the fear of loss is absent and oh! there are no security issues too!!What do you say? Have you ever had a chance to be in one?
Sometimes, I feel whether we behave mechanically or as humans when it comes to love?
Women often tend to ignore their health until it's too late. When it takes a turn for the worst, no amount of help comes to her rescue. Finally, it's a traumatic time for the family. Stop, pause and listen to your body and the signals it gives out while there's still time.
A woman's life is never easy--even if she is rich and successful. Every successful woman has a story of struggle where she broke the glass ceiling to get where she is. This post is inspired by the child prodigy and gifted mathematician, Shakuntala Devi.