When Breath Becomes Air

It was on my Facebook newsfeed that I saw a friend recommending everyone to read When Breath Becomes Air. The book went straight to number one on the New York Times bestseller list and stayed there for 12 weeks. When Breath Becomes Air is written by Dr. Paul Kalanithi, a 36-year-old neurosurgeon. After having trained…

Sparrow at Heart – A Graphic Novel

Graphic novels have a unique cult following in the world, and apart from the usual comics, novels such as Life if Pi, The Alchemist and The Kite Runner all have been adapted into graphic novels. Joe Sacco (Footnotes in Gaza, Palestine) and Marjanne Satrapi (Persepolis) are some of the more well-known graphic novelists in this…

Start Something That Matters

In the last few years, there has been a lot of interest in entrepreneurial start-ups. Young men and women, fresh out of college (and some still while in college and universities) choose to venture into start-ups in various fields they are passionate about. Social media has allowed them access to people from all over the…