Shree Baphna


The constant struggle of how to converse

An awkward pause is like a cold — you can feel it before it comes, and you try everything in your power to skip over it by searching madly for a way out. 

Confidence in my future

The work I am doing is far from glamorous, but it has given me a taste of what my life in the real world could be.

A toast and a roast

What is good and what is bad about yourself? Such a black and white question can never be answered in a similar black and white manner. 

Finding happiness in every-day routines

I just recently went to a training module for resident staff where the presenter began with the opening line, “We’re going to go around the room and rate our days on a scale of one through 10."

How to be upfront

Over time, I’ve realized I can quickly resolve misunderstandings if I just plainly say what is bothering me.