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Normalizing Conversations About Mental Well-Being in real estate.

It is needless to say that competition in real estate is all time high and with this competition comes stress uninvited and a lot of agents face problems when it comes to dealing with stress, anxiety, money, and relationships, which ultimately leads to burnout.

As an agent for the past six years, I have gone through some tough times as well, but I am fortunate enough to have techniques and methods at my disposal that have kept me grounded.

Therefore, I have combined this passion of mine and have curated a comprehensive workshop —

Muktidham A story of silence amidst suffering

"Hari, a village sanitation worker, is willing to go to any lengths to provide for his family's needs. However, when his wife, Premila, becomes a victim of physical abuse, will Hari be able to save her from the trauma that ensues?"

A Hindi Novella published in December 2023 available on all the online platforms.

The Night Out: 4 Friends, 6 Places, and 1 Long Night

Published in June, 2022, The Night Out is winning hearts online. As a self-published Author Kartikay's novel has witnessed 20+ Five Star Reviews on Amazon and hundreds of copies sold.

"The Night Out" unfolds the tale of four friends uniting on a Saturday evening to break free from their monotonous routines and find solace. Little do they realize that the night has something unexpected in store for them. Unaware of what lies ahead, Rishi, Ashish, Ansh, and Karan set off on an unforeseen nocturnal adventure."

Grab your copy today and embark on a thrilling journey of a night out.

In 2017, I started working on a story about four friends, in June, 2022 that story took shape of a paperback, The Night Out. I went on to publish my second book in November 2023, Muktidham (Hindi).

Hi, my name is Kartikay Shastri, and I'm the face behind this blog. Originally from Sagar, India, I now live in Dubai, U.A.E with my wife. I have a passion for reading, running, writing, and exploring our inner selves. I love traversing through deep meaningful conversations. I'm currently writing my third book, which is a collection of essays. Join me as I share the wisdom gained from my experiences on my weekly "The Sunny Sunday Newsletter".

Meet the Author

For a long period of time, I read, traveled, explored, researched, and experimented with a wide variety of topics in my life, mostly related to mindfulness, spirituality, philosophy, personal development, and basically everything that makes us want to live, whether it is art, books, or dancing. Therefore, when two books weren't sufficient for me to explore my works, I started this.

"The Sunny Sunday Newsletter" - Your weekly dose of simple yet striking hand picked articles, poems, short stories, quotes, meditations, and much more. Run by me, Kartikay Shastri, join me to infuse your Sundays with inspiration and positivity!