part 2 : I remember that day in October, when mother said she's going to bring Nanu home the next day. It took me by quiet a surprise. And I wasn't very particularly pleased. A lot of changes had to be accommodated in if she were to come. And it was a big decision in… Continue reading Grandmother.
part 1. Nani left yesterday. She had been living us with some 7 odd months. And last night, my parents took her back to her ancestral place. Because she wanted to go back. Because every morning she'd wake up and think, “Is it today that I am going to die?” And she'd prefer not… Continue reading Grandmother.
Things to be kept in mind : 1. It is okay to be plain Jane. It is okay to be a glam doll. It is okay too, to be both 2. It is okay to remain bare faced your entire life. And it is okay to put your makeup talents to use every time you… Continue reading Beauty.
She took to the stage with a tee that read - "My God is better than yours." Sides were immediately taken. Abuses already slurred. Controversy reared its ugly head,blinded to the word 'Humanity' to her back. Collaboration with Kasturee♥
I had decided on that purple tunic. Loose and comfortable. "It was sure going to be a great Holi this once." And it sure was, as I look back on it three years later. Boards had just ended the day before. And there wasn't any better reason to celebrate. I went to my childhood bestie's… Continue reading Holi.
Its an amazing thing with old photographs. Its sad that the future generations will never realise their true value. We had lived in a time when each of us didn't have a smartphone in our hands to capture those cosy selfies each time we did something. Very often, we would take our good old… Continue reading Photograph
To be absofuckinglutely honest, I was really humbled when my friend Kasturee here put in my name first on her list of nominees for this award. 😌 So this is for you bro! ♥ Rules : 1. Thank the blogger who nominated you and provide their link. 2. Write your blog story in a few words. 3. Give two… Continue reading Bloggers Recognition Award.
Feminists in the Indian society are still looked at with a skeptical eye, like we are not real, or worse, we are real… and dangerous. They ask, “Why are you a feminist? Isn’t the society good enough for you?” Because being vocal about your rights and pointing out the inequality still rampant in the 21st century society… Continue reading Woman.
There are some people in life whom you just can't get over. You know I had this really, really close friend called Sneha whom I now haven't been in touch since over two years. So close that I created characters in my stories based on her. And I miss her so much, so many times.… Continue reading Sneha.
I am going to have a fucking headache. Can thoughts be so heavy to weigh down my head? Its no use trying to sleep now. Its 3-30 am already. I see filled circles of an OMR sheet; perfect, round, smudge free circles. Why are my eyes burning when I try to close them? There were… Continue reading Tears and Charcoal.