Hello Universe

Punit Thakkar
Fun, thought-provoking poetry, every week.
Created 04 Apr 2021
    28 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Today’s poem is what I hope my future self will write back to me. What would you want your future self to write to you? Subscribe now Also check out today’s “Some fun stuff” section for a guest appear...
  • YOU
    21 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Today’s poem is a little pick-me-up piece, that I wrote to make myself smile. I hope it makes you smile too! Subscribe now Poem starts in 3… 2… 1! Oh hey, excuse me! Hi, hello! There's something that ...
  • This Guy [Again]
    14 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    We’re nearing the 6 month anniversary of Hello Universe, and to celebrate, I am republishing some of my favorite poems. Today’s edition brings back the poem that had a lot of my readers texting and em...
  • Reply [Again]
    07 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    I’ve had a craaazy week, full of work shenanigans, family fun, conversations with friends, and a bit of introspection too. One of those conversations with my friends made me think of my favorite poem ...
  • Simple Joys
    31 Aug 2021 • 1 min read
    Counting one’s blessings is one of the most rewarding experiences. It resets your perspective, helps you find gratitude, and improves your mood too! So, that’s what today’s poem is about. Hope you lik...
  • Child in you
    24 Aug 2021 • 1 min read
    It feels wonderful when you get to be around people you love. The days feel richer and more packed with excitement, the things you do become more meaningful, and the life you lead becomes full of purp...
  • Another Person
    17 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    There are times when you realize you have outgrown the person you have been till now, and are ready to evolve into a future version of yourself. That’s what I’ve been feeling over the past few months,...
  • The Voice
    10 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    I love sci-fi short stories. I came across a brilliant one yesterday, courtesy of Tom Scott’s newsletter, called “THE GRAVITY MINE”. Written by Stephen Baxter, a writer who specializes in the kind of ...
  • Off she goes
    03 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    Mom hanging out with a multi-thousand year old tree. My Mom's super special. Today she gave me a whole new dose of inspiration by trekking through a rainforest with me! Subscribe now So today's poem i...
  • Purchase
    27 Jul 2021 • 1 min read
    “Sale!” “Discount!” “Lowest ever price!” Our e-commerce overlords are on a mission these days to lure us into purchasing way more than we need. I am just as guilty as you are when it comes to stocking...
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