Your pocket or mine?

Marriage is as much a journey into self-exploration as it is about discovering and deciphering someone else. “Whatever belongs to me, belongs to you.” is one of the most clichéd reiterations romantic and/or married couples generously sprinkle over each other. However, pocket, phone or privacy in general, many don’t spare a thought to mark boundaries …

The magic of J.K.Rowling and Harry Potter

“Everyone starts hating him. His life is in danger. Poor thing has to struggle so much!” A Jr said to me with conviction while reading the second Harry Potter book, The Chamber of Secrets. With our frequent discussions revolving around them, J.K.Rowling and her young wizard have become our family member, almost, after I introduced …

Why your bra is more than just a garment!

Women love sporting the trendiest clothes and jewellery and being the object of everyone’s attention. However, while selecting a bra most prefer to go the conservative way at best. Not anymore! Gone are the days when white and black were the only choices available. Shopping for a bra online has introduced us to a plethora …

Questions

Questions

Carrying forward from Akhila’s post today. Why do stories of women characters in our mythology don’t usually have a happy ending? Why are their feelings regarded as shady and never consented? Sita, Draupadi, Amba, Shurpnakha, Meera or even Radha for that matter had to endure hatred, humiliation, sadness, guilt, blame and/or a mysterious demise (all or parts …