The First Assertion

All about life and the first voice of redemption.

Category Archives: Reflections

My experiments with writing a book (novel) – completion of the manuscript


Yes I completed writing a book and now I am sharing my experience. Writing a book is a journey. Writing anything is a journey. You start with the string of … Continue reading

January 4, 2016 · 2 Comments

Happy New Year – take care!


First of all, Happy Anniversary. It has been four years through this journey and I am sure, this journey would go on with some more thoughts, some more introspection and … Continue reading

December 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

You are the Shakti! You are the Mahamaya!


I was listening to FM today, the topic of the debate was “do men feel insecure around an intelligent female?” Although I was not able to follow the complete show … Continue reading

October 21, 2015 · 1 Comment

the sweet, tasty, nice smelling tea


I come to this tea stall daily with my office colleagues. It is 6 am in the morning and the winter morning is still dark and grey. A thin guy … Continue reading

September 1, 2015 · 1 Comment

Delhi Rains – a world through the window pane


Monsoon is not just a season. It is a celebration. Welcoming rains and welcoming the life that comes along with them. How much I wanted to dance with the rains … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Facets – a window to the outside world


This is a photo feature of capturing differnt facets of life on the lenses.  Facets – heights and below…                       … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Unending questions of a girl child


As I walk towards my house, I see her tottering behind her mother. She is completely oblivious of her surroundings. Her mother is holding her younger brother in her hand. … Continue reading

June 23, 2015 · 6 Comments

The diary of a New Bride – Welcome to the Family


It is a general idea that marriage brings a lot of changes in a guy’s life but it does too for a girl. And that too a lot. And then … Continue reading

March 1, 2015 · 1 Comment

The diary of a new Bride – Initial days


We all say that journeys do have some destination. All journeys are destined to get over at some point of time. But, there comes a time when we go through … Continue reading

January 31, 2015 · 3 Comments

Another week and then Business as Usual!!


Another year is about to end and another year to begin in a week. People have already started forming their new year’s resolution. Few would want to leave few of … Continue reading

December 23, 2014 · 2 Comments

Solitary Vacations – A Quest it is and a Quest it Would be


“Quest it is, and quest it would be. I must go on to find the solace, and embrace my inner being with my purpose in life”   Lot is said … Continue reading

December 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Love Hurts but it Heals too


Most of us who have fallen in love at least once in our lives would agree that this life and love in particular is not a bed of roses. It … Continue reading

October 6, 2014 · 5 Comments

Evolution, revolution, and a country Reborn!


Celebrating does not only mean acknowledging something good that has happened. And it also does not only mean marking some occasion. Celebrating is about feeling happy and proud. Don’t modest … Continue reading

September 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Starts seem pricey, Beginnings are priceless!


Start and beginning, two words but apparently the same meaning. Although the meaning is same in literal sense but the difference lies within. Beginning has an end. Whatever begins, begins … Continue reading

September 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

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