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Monica Singh

A writer. A storyteller. A book lover. I am a voracious bookworm from a very young age. My love for books has transcended into my passion for words and writing. I have worked as a Scientist and Quality Assurance Executive at Pharmaceutical firms, and through all the phases of my life, books have been my constant companions. Words helped me make sense of my life for as far back as I can remember. I have wirtten personally for almost a decade now, and have recently ventured into this wonderful world of words as a profession. I and am looking forward to this exciting new journey! Thank you for the opportunity and love.

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4 Things Parents Should NEVER Say If They Want To Raise Empowered, Confident Daughters

Remember that words have the power to wound, irreparably. What parents say matters, so be careful what you say if you want to raise confident daughters.

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Can’t Sleep? Count Your Blessings

 "Could it be that easy? Could the answer to all of life’s questions be summarised in a handful of words?"

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As The Only Woman Hired For Diversity, The Men Said ‘R&D Is Not For Girls’: Here’s How I Changed That

As the only 'girl', no one at work took me seriously. Here's how I overcame workplace harassment, also making it easier for women who joined later.

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Lifeline

An open conversation, confronting the necessity of our times- Everybody needs space, Its OK to reach out. 

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I Discarded My Own Femininity Because Being A Girl Felt So Frightening

To my young mind, being a woman felt inherently frightening and full of danger. The solution was to not be "one of the girls".

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M.S.Dhoni – Taking A Bow

Former Indian Captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, stunned his fans, cricket lovers and Indians alike, when he announced his retirement on the eve of 15th August.

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5 Lessons On Surviving Matrimonial Sites I Wish Someone Had Taught Me

Based on my personal experience of weird messages and annoying suggestions, here are 5 ways to successfully manoeuvre matrimonial websites.

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With Purple Curtains And Tea At Sunset, We Made Our New House Our Home During The Lockdown

Now it feels as if the house has accepted us, and we have accepted it. In the process, we have also re-discovered that joy of making a house your home.

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I’d Been Waiting For The Right Time To Quit My ‘Satisfactory’ Job; I Wish I Had Sooner!

Ever since I received my appointment letter, I knew this job was not for me. But I could not quit as life happened. And now I've taken the leap...

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