#3: Why Being a Perfectionist is a Real Weakness

#3: Why Being a Perfectionist is a Real Weakness

Perfection. Oh, how much I have done to chase after you like an obsessed hunter stalks his prey. To me, perfection is the most desirable and precious quality that is to be acquired at any cost. Perfection is worth all the possible sacrifices. Perfection is the crowned jewel of my existence. With it, I am [...]

#2: How My Journey with Depression Began as a 12-year old

#2: How My Journey with Depression Began as a 12-year old

What three words would you use to describe yourself? Rude, weird, and selfish. Those are the thoughts 12-year old Dhruv had. As children, we’re raised to believe that there are only two kinds of people in the world: good and bad. Not only are we strongly encouraged and rewarded for being “good”, but we’re equally [...]

#1: Prelude

#1: Prelude

Let me be honest. If you’re looking for a blog that is oozing positivity, where I talk about the endless beauty of life and I pretend that everything is perfect, I can tell you now, look elsewhere. Granted, life is indeed filled with wonder and awe, but that’s not the full picture. Like life, this [...]

About me (kinda)

About me (kinda)

(A picture of me trying to look cool) Hello, my name is Dhruv Tyagi! I am 19 years old, and I'm from Bangalore, India. The website I looked up for writing a good bio said to state some of my achievements so here goes: 1. Successfully procrastinated creating a blog for over a year 2. [...]