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The Alchemist’s advice

“People are more than what you see. Do you know that?” he asked   I do, I replied They are not the face one beholds Or the trinkets or the […]

She was the poem

This poem was long awaiting to be written. Its based on someone I saw during my morning walks, one and a half years’ ago. I used to see her everyday […]

I can never find one like you

I woke up this morning wanting to talk, to someone who doesn’t judge, to someone who knows all sides of me. While my husband fits the bill, he’s my husband. […]

Eat, Pray, Love, Shop – Bali!

I knew Bali from Elizabeth Gilbert’s book, ‘ eat pray love.’ Well I guess that doesn’t say much about my knowledge of Geography or my fascination for Hindu culture or […]

Home Alone

7.00 a.m. I drop the children off at the airport and I return home – alone for the first time after twenty years in a new city. I feel like […]

Mumbai Diaries 12 :Beyond the Gates

There is nothing more energizing, more soothing or more spiritual than a walk at dawn. This is how I feel. If you are someone who feels the same, then you […]

Mumbai Diaries: Half a Year!

Good Morning Everybody! Its the last day of the week before the weekend and I bet you’re looking forward to it. Who doesn’t? O.k. maybe there are some workaholics out […]

Dad and I…One of the better days

We sat on the wooden bench in the community garden, dad and I. Silence… The fifteen inches of space between us, heavy with concern on one side and fear on […]

Weekend Special! Pay For Thy Sins

If you’re like me, love your food and like exercising only because it keeps you active but you’re not entirely obsessed about it, then read on. This post is for […]

Moonlight – Cycle of Life Unveiled

The poem below on the subject ‘Moonlight’ won the first prize. It was the perfect way to begin the harvest festival, Onam. This festival is celebrated by Keralites in India […]