To help others is to help myself

I remember when I was down with depression some time back, working on my self like resting, sleeping, exercising, music and reading did not work much. But I remember, one time I had the courage to help someone despite my condition. That changed everything. Knowing that the person was released, relaxed me internally. The tensionsContinue reading “To help others is to help myself”

A rant: Grit of street entrepreneurs.

I met this entrepreneur at Ambalangoda railway station on the morning that dawned with a curfew imposed in Gintota for a clash that had potential to brew in to an ethnic tension. I asked him questions about his life and his work. ” I have been selling water and soft drinks in trains for 20Continue reading “A rant: Grit of street entrepreneurs.”

How I block apps on my phone.

  I told you about my 24 hour digital detox. And I promised I will explain how I block specific apps on my phone. The app I use to block apps (Cliched!) is “Appblock“. Previously I used to uninstall facebook and twitter on phone and then reinstall. It is painful not just because of the reinstalling process,Continue reading “How I block apps on my phone.”

Digital Detox ( facebook and twitter)

For the past 2 weeks, I formed a new habit. Once in a week, I’ll have a 24 hour vacation from facebook and twitter. Which means one day out of a 7 day week, I’ll be out of facebook and twitter. I questioned my self and got the answers. Here they are. Q: Why justContinue reading “Digital Detox ( facebook and twitter)”