Woo-man is a superpower Its a rare kind of a flower That refuses to grow very far For what if there is that tar In close quarters it stays happy If twisted turns a tad snappy The moods are for the rich Who could afford to twitch Planted once it is seasonal If antsy it … Continue reading Woo-a-woman!
My quest to experience the hill stations of South India has been taking me on an expedition across the south over the past two years. Thanks to the Roads and Highways department of the Indian Government, all roads that connect to hill stations are simply said, in one word, motorable. And that's how we a … Continue reading A day in Kodai!
Koh-I-Noor literally translates to a mountain of light and it was the name given to a very large oval diamond mined at the Golkonda mines on the Deccan plateau of India weighing over 108.8 carats. The diamond was long looted by the British and sits in the Queens elegant crown but back in the roots … Continue reading Shine bright like a diamond!
Today is World Suicide Prevention day and on this day I'd like to take a moment and talk about this gem of a Bollywood movie, Chichchorre. Stay with me on this post and more so watch this movie till the epilogue song. For no matter what if you have had the great fortune of going … Continue reading Lose it aka Let.it.go.
Being a mother is exhilarating and exhausting if we dont also add emotionally daunting to the mix already and then it becomes equally excruciating. Enough with the e's already you say. Well its the sleep deprivation that causes alcohol inducing traits in most of us and then the tolerance levels of painful people hits an … Continue reading The thing about Play!
Min Jin Lee takes us on a long and tedious journey in her opus epic by the name of the most popular arcade games in east Asia. Being an immigrant is not easy at all and Japan is no saint. As the novel takes us through the life of Sunja, am assuming she is the … Continue reading Pachinko!
Being a fish is serious work and seeing fishes is even more serious work, as I would eventually learn on my maiden trip to the Republic of Maldives! A very short flight away from Bangalore, much closer than even the national capital, I wondered why, as an ocean lover and a certified beach bum, I … Continue reading Mermaiding in Maldives!
Michelle Obama is an ordinary woman on an extraordinary journey she claims in her aptly titled book. An easy read, becoming is largely endearing bringing out empathy and smiles as the ex-FLOTUS herself takes us on a journey through her life. She is the quintessential woman, one we find everywhere in the world who prioritises … Continue reading Becoming
Named after a book, that literally is a tome of wisdom, books have always meant a lot to me. Reading one, writing one, writing in one, holding one, decorating one, drawing in one they have always been a part of my life. Belle of Beauty and the Beast has been my favorite disney princess, not … Continue reading Your Royal Bookness!
Flash them all as they say let the pearlies save the day bringing the clan in the fray leaving not even one astray the wisdom of all in the neigh comes with time and the grey not to touch upon all the play and he options to clearly weigh there are no blacks … Continue reading Sparkly two, 32!