‘Madhama’ (foreigner lady) is what we used to call our maternal grandma out of pure love. Her actual name was ‘Mariyama’, derived from holy mother Mary’s name, and to us, she was the epitome of sacrifices. Yes, that’s what she was, divine love, a pure God-fearing soul who knew nothing else besides loving us. In her younger days, she was a petite, skinny figure with flourishing, … Continue reading My grandmother, who lived to be 101!
Life is full of bittersweet memories; memories that make you cry, some memories that make you smile. For Jenifer and I, Kerala was a home away from home. It was a welcome respite from the humdrum and monotony of city life. It was a strange world, after all. A world of the dismal ant -elephant whose disappearance was thrilling to watch, a world where we … Continue reading Summer vacations !!
The most important challenge we face today is parenting. It is only recently when I attended a workshop by Ms Gloria Burrett, Integrative Child Psychotherapist, I got an insight into this topic which I am sharing with you what was my take away from the workshop. The punchline that hit me hard was that “sometimes better parenting starts with improving ourselves.” and it is so … Continue reading Better you, make you a better parent!
Every performance I watched made me think “I wish I were there.” Continue reading The rhymes of my anklet matched my heartbeats.
Story of my little sister, how she managed to kill cats out of love. Continue reading Serial killer !
I had finished my board exams and was free from studies for a while. That is when one of my friends declared that she was joining a Call Center and asked me if I would be interested. A package of 15k! Wow!! Back in those days, it was good money. While I was convincing myself to nod yes to the opportunity zillions of thoughts … Continue reading The Night At The Call Center
When I am not ready to give up and with all the courage and faith, I sat there holding my pen prepared to pounder my thoughts onto the untouched clear folio, and I asked my self is this small sheet of paper enough to arrest my notion or if I am ready to face it again? The remoteness of me from the triumph was … Continue reading Spring Is Finally Here!
Stargazing is always fun under the vast dark sky along with Crickets and their background music. It was only a few minutes since I started off and my eyes had just settled gazing into the field of diamonds above me I could see two bright shining eyes glaring at me from behind the trees… I skipped a heartbeat knowing what it is… I was … Continue reading The Cursed Day!!
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton Continue reading The Journey Begins