Yearly Archive: 2016

11 Ideas to Select a Speech Topic

Choosing a speech topic can be a tricky thing in the beginning. I have seen many people asking me questions about how to choose a topic for their next speech. Further, I have also seen people getting stuck as a…
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At Midnight

“Do you like making love at Midnight?” She asked in a sweet gentle tone. He said, “My love. I surely do.” This much he had always known. They were sitting at the shore Of the vast magical Sea. Whose waves…
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Anything in Which You Invest Your Time Grows

When I was in 11th Standard in school, I had only one piece of activity on my mind. Studies. I was appearing for the prestigious IIT JEE examination and the total variability in terms of the number of things I…
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Art of Conversations: The Order of Words

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Imagine a situation. Your girlfriend or wife or friend shows five of her photographs to you. Now out of those five, you liked three but you didn’t like the other two. She wants to share some of these photographs on…
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The Thought Plane

I was sitting in my chair, reading a book. While reading one particular part of a chapter, the middle paragraph of a page reminded me of something that happened in my childhood. I stopped reading, began to think about the…
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Who Am I To Tell You This?

For the last few months, I began to have questions about myself and the blog posts I have been writing. I began to think if I’m qualified to tell this, or if I’m qualified to say this. Despite having all…
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Emotions Theory: The Third Kind

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In the last post, we discussed the two types of emotions. An interesting part about each emotion is that the moment an emotion arises (due to situation or a thought chain), something happens on the body. The Effect on the…
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Emotions Theory: The Two Kinds of Emotions

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Situation 1: I was talking to a friend of mine about some work related issues. We started discussing the situation, it was pretty complicated. A lot of people were playing politics at the workplace and I was forced to face…
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Where are you?

Situation 1: My brother asked me, “Where are you? (Tu Kahan Hai?)”. Without answering the question, I replied, “What’s up. Tell me what do you want me to do?” (I did not want to share my exact location). He said,…
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Speech Preparation: Components of a Speech

In the previous tip, we looked at the three parts of a speech. This time, let’s look at the components of a speech when we get to preparation: 1. Content: Every speech has content. Of course that’s what makes it…
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