Like A Girl – Book Review

Like A Girl – Book Review

Once in very many years you get a book which can be passed as an heirloom down the generations … (I have a list…a few books I would want my daughters, daughter’s daughters, great granddaughters to read! I am crazy like that!) And then, comes along a book by an Indian author you know you [...]

Sui Dhaaga – Movie Review

Sui Dhaaga – Movie Review

After a very long time has a mainstream movie made in Bollywood touched my heart, and made me cry buckets… so much so that I had my husband and kids consoling me in middle of the movie! Went for Sui Dhaaga show with family this evening (it being the beginning of a long Gandhi Jayanti [...]

Judge Me Not, Sister…

Judge Me Not, Sister…

‘What a bitch!’ thought the mum of three, adjusting her crumpled dupatta haphazardly, trying despairingly to discipline her children, as she gave her slim, well-groomed neighbour entering the lift, a head-to-toe sideways glance, and flashed her a plastic smile. ‘She must think I look so frumpy’, she sighed... ‘What a bitch!’ thought the smart-looking woman, [...]

Sweet Revenge

Sweet Revenge

‘Congratulations, Sir! As requested by your wife, your entire amount of the joint account has been transferred to Prevention of Women’s Domestic Abuse Charity. I must say, that is an extremely generous act on your part. It is rare to find people like you these days’ said the bank manager as he disconnected the call. [...]

LOVE IS GOOD FOR YOU…

LOVE IS GOOD FOR YOU…

The mom in me swells with pride when I read this poem composed by my 8 year old daughter... makes me feel blessed.. along the journey of parenthood, where I must have made multiple mistakes, I guess I did something right... But when did my lil darling, my first born, the apple of my eye, [...]

My Favourite Book, and how it changed my life….

My Favourite Book,                                      and how it changed my life….

“Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself.” ― Richard Bach, Illusions First things first, thanks to Novemberchild for making me introspect on this… it has been long since I thought about which book I love the most, and how it changed my life. 'Illusions - The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah' was introduced [...]