"Envy the work of a writer but not the life, because a paper and a pen is all a writer  has to seek solace from." - Diamond Sodhi
 

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My name is Diamond Sodhi!

I'm the author of Diamond Sodhi Blogs.

You're at my happy place! This is where I blog, dump my thoughts and share my reflections on life. Skim around and see the world from my eyes.

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THIS INSPIRES ME TODAY! “A story has no beginning or end: arbitrarily one chooses that moment of experience from which to look back or from which to look ahead." -Graham Greene
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10 Things That Tell You He’s Not For Keeps

So much advice on how to make tracks out of a bad relationship. You almost begin to measure up yourself as a tiny being on the self-esteem barometer for putting up for years, with something, you should have called the…

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Udaipur

It was the imageries of the iconic, intricately crafted, milky white “Chattris”-symbolic of the Udaipur architecture-pillared alongside the clear blue lakes of Udaipur, that made me go stark raving mad over the City of Lakes-Udaipur. The exoticness of the City…

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No Butter On My Toast

I’m 47 trying to look 30. Someone there is 60 trying to look 40. “Ridiculous” is what it may have sounded in the 70s; we call it “I-n-s-p-i-r-i-n-g”. From a skinny college girl to a mother of two who weighed…

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“No Congratulations For Us”

A heartfelt, unflinching piece written by my grandmother Rani Jasjeet Kaur upon the birth of her twin granddaughters. The courage in her thoughts flagrantly fill up the murmurs on the paper through her meticulously written, flawless and unedited reflections on the hypocrisy and the disdain over the birth of girls in an aristocratic family of Punjab where women acquired social and educational equality, with nevertheless, chauvinistic Zamindars.,

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No Year Resolutions

And it’s just about the time of the year when I get a lot of these annoying questions thrown at me, “What’s your new year resolution?” Uh…New, What? Year after year there is this clichéd sameness about this thing so…

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