Looking back at January 2018, I was living in Dubai and in a dilemma about staying or returning home to family. It was mind vs heart. Naturally, I chose to follow my heart without thinking too much.
It’s almost 10 pm and wares are taken down, racks are emptied, cupboards are closed and shutters are locked.
Here's some important info I wish someone told me before my trip. Visa on arrival sounds easy peasy but...
My monsoon tradition is that I have at least one weekend away in the rains. So this August, a group of friends and I set out to Nagaon, Maharashtra. A small, cozy, coastal village, less than 10 kilometers from Alibaug, Nagaon’s beach is called Akshi. After checking in to our bunglow for the weekend, we decided... Continue Reading →
They say life is difficult. There’s competition out there, in every stage of life. In the work sphere, it's 'survival of the fittest' to the highest measure. Why is there so much competition? And no, it’s not because there are less jobs and more people! That in itself doesn't make sense!! More the number of... Continue Reading →
On my recent weekend getaway to Badlapur, not more than 70 kms from home, I got to thinking… the people there seemed so different even though they’re just outside the city, imagine what the ones who live in deep rural areas must be like… and then it hit me!We’re all humans and we all definitely... Continue Reading →
Sometime ago, the articles floating around Social media about the ever-sleeping-child in the arms of beggars spiked my interest in street children.
I've only travelled within India to Shimla, Manali, Chandigarh and Punjab and loved all of them. Here's some of my winter visuals...
Don't make excuses for being unhappy. You are luckier than many. Cherish. Embrace. Live.
Love. ‘What is Love?’ seems to have become the clichéd question I’m still having trouble with. These days people claim to love everyone they have a good rapport with; for some it is impossibly hard unless they actually mean it from within. I am one of them. Growing up in the early 90’s meant listening to... Continue Reading →
Mumbai - the city of dreams, home to me and million others; And I’m not just talking about those who live here permanently but the numerous others as well who work, study, visit and keep coming back for more. Home, where you’re happy, you belong, you don’t care how clean or safe or whatever, you... Continue Reading →
This lovely flower bloomed at my window on the night of October 11, 2013. All this while, we have been calling it “Bethlehem flower” ...