Of Indifference & Love❤️

In a quest to get to the bottom of the indifference I, so frequently, see in people these days, I went back some years on the Facebook timelines of some of my more perplexing friends. I was so heartened to find normal college lives, camaraderie with friends, venting of emotions without hesitation, in some cases,Continue reading “Of Indifference & Love❤️”

❤️Rebels, Misfits & Shattered Souls❤️

My mother always says that the character of an individual can be gauged only when you live with them as truly as purity of gold can be measured only on testing it.. “सोने के kasne से और इंसान के basne से पता चलता है…” True, may be! But energies don’t work that way. There isContinue reading “❤️Rebels, Misfits & Shattered Souls❤️”

✨Knead ’em Along✨Keep ’em Close✨

As far as household chores are concerned, I particularly pride myself in the kneading of the dough. That was the first thing I learnt and mastered in the kitchen, even before I tried my hand at boiling tea leaves. The process of turning powdery, lacklustre flour into consistent, supple dough, gets me every single time.Continue reading “✨Knead ’em Along✨Keep ’em Close✨”

The Final Frontier 

Diwali festivities over, I had a wonderful day today with guests and relatives, friends and loved ones turning up to meet us. Yet another gentle reminder that life is worth living and celebrating only when you have your people around to share it with you and rejoice in it.  The day started going downhill whenContinue reading “The Final Frontier “

I Believe in Magic✨

“Do you like Country music?” asked Prakirti. My last blog must have led her to believe that I understood the western music scene quite well, so I told her that my musical education was sporadic, at best. And that it was quite late in life that I had picked up English songs and artists. Hence,Continue reading “I Believe in Magic✨”

Of God and Other things! 

I have been an atheist since I understood the concept of God and religion. The idea of bowing and scraping in front of man- made idols always looked ridiculous to me. As a kid, I was made to tag along, when my mother visited religious shrines or temples. Even at that age, I had aContinue reading “Of God and Other things! “