Take a Risk

Nothing good has ever come out of fear. Nothing worth it’s while has ever been a result of worry. Nothing outstanding has ever been carved out of doubt. And of course I have gone through all of these, like almost everyone. But that’s how we learn, right? In my case, I learned who I was […]

What’s Age Got To Do With It?

“Wanna go out for coffee?’ Husband asks. “Eh.” I say, slumping on the couch in my sweat pants of two days. We drink instant coffee in mismatched cups. “How about good dinner?” Husband inquires. “Huh?” I say disoriented, stuffing dirty laundry into the washing machine. We eat Maggi and sip Coke. “There’s a new movie […]

What’s Happening?

So. I’ve been away, I’ve been secretive and I’ve been mean to my blog lately – for which I feel tragic. Not extremely sad or melodramatically tragic, though because come on, you do know how blogging is becoming an increasingly tough task in this world? Have you not heard of Twitter? So, there. I’ve been […]

A Friend That Was

A Friend That Was

Dear Friend   This week is probably THE most important week in your life and out of nowhere, I find myself thinking about you today, after all these days. I imagine your excitement, your tears and your immeasurable joy, and then quickly go on to ponder over the text message I will be sending you […]

Random Conversations in the Ladies Room

One thing I’ve discovered in life is that the Ladies Rooms are always the best places to hear / eavesdrop / contribute / get dragged in random conversations. Most of them are funny but they can also come in the funny-what-the-hell, funny-weird, weird-but-comfortable, funny-uncomfortable variety. You can enjoy all of it, but you should always, […]

Plight of a Constant Traveler

“I think the constant traveling is getting to me.” I grudgingly admit to my husband, who gives me his charming whatever-you-say smile and returns to unpacking our books. We are in our new house in a small town on the borders of Arunanchal and Assam. The view from the windows is breathtaking – It is […]

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