Open UP: #112

“I was a very bright student in college. I got placed in a good company and was learning and growing fast but had no satisfaction. I quit my corporate job and joined a social service organisation. Though the pay is less, I get immense satisfaction from my work as the people I help thank and…

Open UP: # 111

She helped me use her phone hotspot to book tickets to get home. Helped me out of her way to make me comfortable. “I have a six month old baby at home. My mother in law helps me take care of her. Being in hospitality sector you need to be ready for extra hours, irate…

Open UP: # 110

“I am working for the last 62 years. I have three kids who are all settled in their jobs and stay in the same city but I don’t get to meet them. They are all modern and do not believe in family, marriage and being there for each other. My wife and I are married…

Open UP: # 109

“I fill air in more than 2000 vehicles everyday. That is almost 7000+ tyres. By the end of the day my back is so painful that I can’t move. Some people give me tips, some don’t and I have to give a cut to some people here. So I am left with very little money….

Why you should Talk To Tiger!

My 3 favourite words and why! The three words that I use the most! That is easy. Talk To Tiger! That is my blog name and the theme behind most of the things I do. So let me explain how. What can you Talk to Tiger about? Your problems Your happiness Your sadness Your secrets…

Open UP: # 108

“My kids have grown up and have their own houses and don’t let me in. I am staying in this small house and roll beedies to survive. No one bothers about me, what I do or if I am alive. I get about 12 rupees for 100 beedies and earn about Rs. 120/- per day….

Open UP: # 107

“Tell me the last time you were really happy.” “That is easy. I am a jovial person. I take things as they come. I was searching for these ear rings all over and couldn’t find them. I am really excited to get them here.” Subscribe to us for more stories. Follow us on facebook: Hit like!…

Open UP: # 106

“I work from 11 AM till 11 PM. Sometimes I am on duty till 1. I have learnt to be patient and be ready to take my work in my stride. Very few people are courteous and thankful about our work. But that is the part of the game. We are taught to serve with…

Open UP: # 105

“I wanted to become a writer. I started many books but was never able to complete them. I tried reading some books for inspiration but then gave up and started working. Few years later, I met this girl who spoke to me kindly and encourgaed me to write again. So I took out all my…

Open UP: # 104

  “We know each other since the last 5 years and we are together since three. He is working on a cruise and I am here. I miss him so much and got this tattoo done to remind myself that he is with me always. We get very little chance to meet each other and…

Open UP: # 103

 “If you taste our Panchi Petha, you will remember it for the next 10-15 yrs. You will never like any other Petha again. This is the original petha as we use the ancient original recipe that has been passed on over many generations. We come from the family that makes the original Agra Petha.”  …

Open UP: # 102

“This is a 4 ft * 12 ft shop. I work for 12-14 hours every day and sell about 800-1000 cups of tea everyday and equal amount of cigarettes. As the space is small I cannot sit down or rest comfortably in this shop but I make a decent amount of money after paying 8000₹ rent…