Participating in the April A to Z challenge, a mega event bloggers excitedly discuss and look forward to ever since the turn of the year had forever been on my wish list. This year it is finally happening for me and I have a theme in place too. Playing the “Should I, shouldn’t I” game,… Read More My Theme Reveal #AtoZChallenge #BlogchatterA2Z
Even as I stood at the school gate to receive her, I knew Angel was sobbing. This was new and strange because whenever I drop her, once inside, she doesn’t even turn to bid goodbye to me *wipes a lone tear with my pallu t-shirt*. My over-imaginative mind went into overdrive concocting various scenarios my… Read More School days with siblings
The chirpy song plays on the big screen. The handsome and suave Shammi Kapoor sways in his signature non-choreographed dancing style on the melodious music. He’s wooing his onscreen darling Sharmila Tagore with one of the best songs of his career Tareef karu kya uski from the movie Kashmir Ki Kali. Discarding the seats the… Read More Kids, Movies and an Anti-climax
The three people disapproved my presence for different reasons and at varied degree, generously making it crystal clear for me. The man, with his flaring nostrils and intimidating eyes emitting invisible death rays, was furious but controlled, acknowledging the decency of the place. The woman, hopeful but resigned to the fate of my choice, empathized… Read More Khaate peete ghar ki ladki 🙂
“Pay close attention! You’ll need it someday.” she said, exasperatedly. “Why? You are making it for me!” I retorted and waived it off. Forlornly, today I missed the familiar sight and aroma of Mom making my favourite pickle. Armed with memories and an expert’s lineage, I created my version. Did I do it right, Mom?