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Until Winter Comes…

When you live in a country with just 2 seasons- summer, winter and something in between that we call spring, where summers last for 7 months and winter for just 3 months and […]

A Visit to the Tailor… Not my cup of tea

via Daily Prompt: Tailor “Yes“, the tailor, a man in his late fifties, looked up, over the bi-focal glasses, as I pushed open the glass door to his world, a little uncertainly. “I have […]

The Last of Goa…

Before I begin, I apologize for delaying this post but I have been travelling and I just couldn’t find the time to write it. So here it is, the last […]

NaPoWriMo: Day 12 – Peas in a Pod

Today’s National Poetry Writing Challenge was to write a poem that explicitly incorporates alliteration (the use of repeated consonant sounds) and assonance (the use of repeated vowel sounds). On a […]

To my dear readers and fellow bloggers,

It’s just 5 days since the NaPoWriMo challenge began and I have been churning poems (good, bad, ugly) on a daily basis as required. While doing so, I am extremely grateful […]

NaPoWriMo : Day 2 – The Patch of Grass

My first attempt at Haiku/Haibun My office faces the desert so there isn’t much to see, other than endless sand dunes and a few shrubs that grow against all odds. Everyday, […]

All’s Well That’s Ends Well!

While my blogs are generally featured around a theme or a thought that’s crossed my mind during the week, this one is simply about the past week. I suffered from […]

Spirituality Versus Religion

  Recently, when a friend of mine told me that she had raised it as a topic of discussion at a ladies’ get-together,  I felt the topic was worth pondering upon, especially […]