Can I top-up some patience, Please?

My 4th standard English teacher used to call me a Grandma. She used to say that I always had a story to share. More recently, one of my managers made a similar remark about how I always had a story to share in every situation. I’ve wondered about that many times. Perhaps, it’s because everything is so adventurous in my life. For example, what do … Continue reading Can I top-up some patience, Please?

A break to bounce back!

It’s been a couple of days since I got back from a short trip to Alleppey. What’s not to enjoy the serene atmosphere, the mighty waters and nature, and a quietness that calms the soul. It was a good break from the hectic schedule, and it was completely different from our previous vacation to Ladakh. As much as a landscape heaven it is, Ladakh was … Continue reading A break to bounce back!

Article Published : Decision Awaited – Will they or Won’t they?

An article that I had written here has been published in The Hindu Open Page 🙂 The article is on how some people take ages to make a simple decision. You can find the article here. Call me old school, but there is something amazing about seeing your name in print, especially when it gets mentioned in a reputed daily like The Hindu. No matter how … Continue reading Article Published : Decision Awaited – Will they or Won’t they?

ABC Challenge #23: W for (Whomping) Willow

The featured picture is a Willow tree was shot near Pahalgam, during my Kashmir holiday in December 2012.  When I look at this, I am reminded of the famous Whomping Willow. For all those Muggles who are clueless about what this is, a Whomping willow is a magical plant which would attack anyone and anything that comes near its branches. You can find it in … Continue reading ABC Challenge #23: W for (Whomping) Willow

ABC Challenge #11 : K For Kashmir

Here are a few pictures from my Kashmir trip. By far, the most memorable trips I’ve ever had 🙂 (Kindly click the pictures to get a better view.) At Hazrat Bal Mosque. The pigeon did love this 🙂 At the ever beautiful Dal Lake Green Tunnel,On our way to Pahalgam, this was apparently of one the places near the Indo-Pak border At Pahalgam, before the pony … Continue reading ABC Challenge #11 : K For Kashmir

ABC Challenge # 2 : B for Boundary

This is one among the many photos that I clicked at Mughal Gardens, Srinagar. Sometimes, we find ourselves unable to breathe properly. We find ourselves confined to a space and we impose restrictions on ourselves. We assume and take things in our hand and console our hearts that the self imposed imprisonment is for the best. It is sad to think that many people are … Continue reading ABC Challenge # 2 : B for Boundary