How Aladdin Brings Back Magic

How Aladdin Brings Back Magic

So I walked out of Aladdin yesterday, shaking my head, almost fist bumping on my forehead saying oh no……Why? Not coz the movie is that bad, but coz it’s that good. The girl who in recent times has become super cynical about love, romance and all that mush, came out sighing from the movie hall(when [...]

Beauty lies in the eyes of….

Beauty lies in the eyes of….

Ohhhhhh…!! Gasped the onlookers, looking at the newborn… The depressed face of the husband, the sideward glances from the friends, the tch-tch sounds from the in-laws, the sympathetic looks from the nurses, and a pat on the shoulder with a clenched jaw from the doctor said it all. But the love seeped in a mother’s [...]

TEACHER’S APPROVAL…

TEACHER’S APPROVAL…

She was shy, timid nine year old girl, no one noticed her existence. He was the most popular boy in class, apple of everyone’s eye. She topped the exam, he complained that she cheated. His friends gathered around consoling him, jeering her for hurting their favourite boy. Scared, sad and hurt, she searched for an [...]

The Little Girl Who Screamed ‘No’!

The Little Girl Who Screamed ‘No’!

Once upon a time, there was a little girl named Siyona. Siyona was a very happy, skippy and cheerful girl. She loved the smell of freshly baked cake, dancing in the rain and laughing at the silliest of things. One day Siyona’s mum told her that a close friend of her father was in town, [...]

Summer break with Grandparents

Summer break with Grandparents

This summer vacation was unique. Usually, we would visit my parents in Dussehra break as weather is better where they live at that time of the year. But this break, my parents were coming with us for the annual summer trip, and kids were super excited about it. Post the trip, they had extended their [...]

The Little Girl Who Lulled Herself to Sleep

The Little Girl Who Lulled Herself to Sleep

Once upon a time, there was a lovely little girl named Ava. Ava was now growing up, and she enjoyed doing her chores on her own. She had been told that she would soon sleep in her own bed, in a separate bedroom. Mother and father had gotten a beautiful bed made especially for her. [...]

The Little Girl Who Healed Herself

The Little Girl Who Healed Herself

The Little Girl Who Healed Herself Once upon a time, there was a lovely little girl named Ava who loved the Sun, the Stars, the Trees and the Breeze. On the way to her school, she would talk to the bushes alongside the road, asking them how their day was, if they saw anything interesting [...]