Time, Please stand Still!

Remember those moments when you wanted time to just stop? The moment when you saw the brilliant sunset with your loved one or when you went for a long drive with your group of buddies? We live a little more in those moments, don’t we?

The Beauty of Timeless Dreams

Our dreams once upon a time kindled our spirit. The very thought of making them come true made our eyes sparkle. Weren’t those days lovely? Wouldn’t you like to live them again? Why do the dreams of our childhood days get sidetracked as we age? Is there a way to live them again? Listen to your heart.

I want to hold a pencil too…

I wish I had a magic wand to paint a brighter picture. While I enjoy the privilege of good education and a decent job, there are millions in my country who face adverse situations…

More sunlight, more candor…

A sneeze is enough to set most of us worrying about our physical health. Visits to the doctor is a mandate for every small physical ailment, which possibly can be healed even with home remedies. But, we prefer to not take a chance. Every home keeps a box of medicine handy for all kinds of…

A girl waits anxiously…

With just a couple of days to go for the most awaited, suspense saga to air, I would like to share my experience of this spine-chilling show. Sounds of galloping horses, melodies of sonorous musical score and sights of stoic close-ups and dripping swords often seem to run in our minds at the mention of…

Easy to make summer delight – Mango Soft Serve

The season of summer in my city can be very menacing. Temperatures keep soaring and the humidity drains everyone out. Tan lines become the new body art and sunscreens find a place of honor in the closet. A walk for a few minutes down the street can leave you sweating like a furnace laborer. To…

P for Papa! 

From the shoulders of our dads we watch the world as a toddler. In our oysters, papa’s paint a happy picture. As time goes by, we begin to sail an independent life with him as our guiding light. In this post I look back at some of the special memories that my dad and me have shared together.

From The Dawn Of Childhood To The Dusk Of Survival

A crib to lie peacefully in when we were born, a hand to hold when we would fall, fancy dresses and celebrations on our birthdays are some wonderful moments we fondly often remember. The joyous trip to zoological gardens and merry picnics of December furthermore defines the childhood many of us have known. Some of…

Why do we all exist?

They say ‘People around you influence You.’ What is Individuality then? Is not every individual born with a sense of specific reason to exist? The purpose is sometimes revealed with deeper meditation or by a simple comment of a family member or a relative which tells you about your your purpose of being. Like the…

A city girl’s quest to chase serenity

The alarm goes off and an ascending, loud noise wakes me up. The struggle with my beloved sleep ends as soon as the sights of the park begin to beckon me. Fueled by the refreshing thoughts of taking a walk with nature all around me, I quickly get up and begin to get ready. For…

Doorways of terror

What would it be like to have a home in a war-torn city? How far is hell really from us? Is our home as safe as we think it is? We know not what stands outside the locked door.

The Waters of “Purity”

Cold, chilling and an almost lifeless glacier is from where my journey begins. Meandering through towns and forest slopes, I have, over the years, heard many different stories and seen many emotions on the human face. I have flowed many miles, touched upon countless cities but I don’t know why I have a soft spot…