Aditi Mehrotra is an Indian writer and writes both in English and her native Hindi. Her fiction and creative non-fiction have appeared in places like The Boston Globe, Little India Magazine, by Kitaab Singapore, Kathadesh and Naya Pratiman. At the centre of most of her writings are human relationships. Childfree by choice, Aditi believes she is in a new-age marriage with her partner for the last 9 years making conscious decisions from a longstanding preoccupation over what makes a partnership healthy and joyful.
I am childfree by choice. My family consists of my husband, my two cats, and I. A family without a child is a still a family. We are a childfree family. I answer society’s most asked questions about this choice.
Do you think it is wise to speak Chinese to an Italian, and expect to have your message conveyed? That is what happens when we speak in a love language that is different from the one our partner understands! Today we deal with the love language of Physical Touch.
Before there are red flags, there are yellow ones. Do you have a hunch your partner is seeing someone else but are not sure? We look at 17 signs that may indicate your partner is engaging in infidelity, emotional and otherwise.
Breakups are painful yet important milestones in our emotional growth. However, they are extremely challenging to navigate. Understanding why it is so hard to move on from your ex may help you deal with this obstacle in the road to your happiness goals.
Love and life are filled with contradictions. Love is both easy and difficult. Conscious relationships with intentionality help navigate this terrain. Let us find out what is a conscious relationships and it’s qualities, and how to build one.
All of us who have been through a breakup recognize this feeling, this wonderment, “Should I text my ex?” We look at the reasons texting your ex is a terrible idea, when could it actually be okay to text your ex, and if you do decide to text your ex, what are the things to keep in mind.