What made me to decide to leave my comfort zone and stay alone?

I hail from the southern part of India, where women are not encouraged to live alone. I still remember how my mom used to ask permission to my dad if she wants to do something or to get something. On a casual afternoon, when mom and I were gossiping, she told me how important it is to be independent financially and mentally. I always had this thirst of being independent and learn new things. I got the opportunity of moving to a beautiful city, and I started…

Divya Prabhakar Pillai

As a child, I once collected novels and comics from the bookstalls because I was going to write about my experiences.