The stolen kiss!

She stood in the balcony sipping her favorite cup of Masala tea. The raindrops were lashing against the window and dark clouds were covering the sky. Her gaze was affixed at the young couple standing under the tree who were trying avoid getting drenched in rain. The couple was holding hands and smiling at each […]

Celebrating festivals with a difference!

The Indian festive season is just beginning. We have Navratri, Ganpati Pujan, Diwali all lined up back to back in coming months. The festivals are time to unwind and enjoy with families and who can forget the yummy delicacies. It can also be an excellent opportunity to inculcate reuse & recycle habit. Following are some […]

Letter to my friends!

Dear Idiots, You all have been part of my life for as long as I can recall. One who has been crazy enough for 25 years and others for more than 12 years. What is consistent is that each one of you has made my life worth living. Where should I begin with our story […]

Seven Year Itch! #Barathon

Year 2018 I bumped into Ananth at a grocery store today & my heart skipped a beat. We smiled hesitantly and moved in opposite directions. He was the kind of guy whom I don’t usually date, but I had still fallen for him. He was not particularly special looking, but his confidence makes him stand out […]

The longest night!

You had just moved into the recovery room after your surgery. I could see the effect of anesthesia wearing off and you had started feeling the pain. The soft cries that escaped your lips sounded like thunder to my ears. You wanted to quench your thirst and were biting your dry lips again and again. […]

The unsaid reality of Menstruation!

‘Do not sit with others.’ ‘You cannot enter the temple’. ‘Do not touch the pickle’. ‘You cannot sleep besides your husband’. These words might not mean much to many of us. But, ask a girl who is told this every month for throughout her lifetime. She is given a list of do’s and don’ts to […]

‘S’ for Sister, ‘S’ for Selfie! #Mobiistar

“Having a sister is like having a best friend you can’t get rid of. You know whatever you do, they’ll still be there.” – Amy Li Having a sister is a blessing and its a privilege if you are a younger sibling. There is always that one person you can count on. They will save […]

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