Feelings, Fiction, Friends, Love, Relationships, Story-telling, Such is life, Writing

The Picture #ShortStory (Part 1)

Mohit gazed out the window of his luxurious corner office absently toying with his half-filled coffee mug. The picture perfect view of the Queen’s Necklace normally warmed his heart and soothed his ego but today his mind was elsewhere. The coffee had long gone cold while his eyes lay transfixed on the crashing waves. He… Read More The Picture #ShortStory (Part 1)

Friendship, Non-fiction, People, Quotes, Relationships, Sharing views, Such is life, Thinking hat, Thoughts and musings

Why do we need a forever?

Two and a half decades ago I shook hands with a friend and declared that we were best friends. Teenagers then, the whole idea was to claim exclusivity over each other’s time, gossip and have a ready shoulder to cry on. The term BFF or Best Friends Forever wasn’t coined till then (if it was,… Read More Why do we need a forever?

Fiction, Relationships

The Blue Roof #WoWe

Nilesh cuddled with his grandfather and looked out the tiny window of the attic. His recent fixation, the mountain peak, looked distant from their blue roofed home. He listened with rapt attention as the septuagenarian shared anecdotes of hitchhiking there as a kid on his father’s shoulders. The pride of the countless trips that followed… Read More The Blue Roof #WoWe

A to Z, BlogchatterA2Z, Blogging, Blogging Challenge, Down the memory lane, Fathers, Feelings, Home, Kitchen calling, Me, Relationships, Writing, Yummy yum

R is for Rasmalai #BlogchatterA2Z

They say there’s no sincerer love than the love of food. I would like to add that there’s no better way to demonstrate your love for someone than serving them their favourite food. Food is the fastest way to reach someone’s heart, and stay there. Rasmalai, with all its sweetness and glory, has achieved that… Read More R is for Rasmalai #BlogchatterA2Z

A to Z, BlogchatterA2Z, Blogging, Blogging Challenge, Family matters, India, Kitchen calling, Marriage, Relationships, Such is life, Women, Writing, Yummy yum

L is for Laccha Paratha #BlogchatterA2Z

“I’m going for it. I have no interest in being obese, I’m just through with the guilt.” said Julia Roberts in the wonderful movie Eat Pray Love based on Elizabeth Gilbert’s book by the same name. This new form of diet rebellion pleased the foodie in me no end. I marked by allegiance to it… Read More L is for Laccha Paratha #BlogchatterA2Z