Monthly Archives: January 2018

The first grey hair….


There are many milestones in life, which bring about significant change – going to full-day school, leaving home for university, getting your own car, getting married, having children and many more. However, there are some milestones, which don’t impact or … Continue reading

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Treasures to pocket


I am going down the elevator. The lift stops two floors below mine. A small boy of about four gets in. I say Hi! He says Hi! too. He seems preoccupied with a small pocket on his T-shirt. He repeatedly … Continue reading

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Yay! My Blog turns 3 today


Dear friends, Three years ago, on the 25th of January 2015, I posted my first blog; to give the words and sentences that constantly dance in my head a chance to narrate their simple, everyday experiences. Image courtesy – http://www.clipartof.comContinue reading

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Paneer Paranthas & A Decade-long friendship


The sky is fast filling-up with dark rain-bearing clouds. I can hear the koyal’s call as I walk to my friend’s apartment. It is nearly noon, when I enter her house. Over the next twenty minutes, the ‘gang’ shows up, … Continue reading

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Walking down market street for Pongal


It’s been raining non-stop for the last week. The streets are wet, and water puddles gently splash around people’s footwear. My friend and I are walking down market street to shop for our harvest festival, Pongal, which will be celebrated … Continue reading

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Not so remote problems


The afternoon sun pours into the living room, leaving long streaks of gold on the floor. The flowers in the vase on my coffee table sway gently in the breeze. Everything seems peaceful, but I am not. I am repeatedly … Continue reading

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