True love doesn’t go away, the body may give up one day but love stays as it is – in memories, and in beautifully woven moments that we create. “Only death can do us part!” say those in love. But in their case even death had to accept defeat, such was their love. Ever heard… Continue reading A Love That Transcends A Lifetime And Beyond
A short story The house was abuzz with chatter, music, laughter and the aroma of jasmine flowers added to the festivites. It was Ritesh’s wedding day. The youngest of the cousins which meant that the next wedding in the family was years away. Everyone wanted to enjoy to their heart’s content. Ritesh was busy adjusting… Continue reading My Mom’s boyfriend
Those precious few months when a woman does not frown or spot worry lines as she proudly walks around in her bulging belly. Don’t we all love this bit of our pregnancy? Imagine eating to your heart’s content and not worrying about a bloating belly. A woman can seldom take this liberty in any other… Continue reading Honey hide that baby bump, will ya?
A bibliophile that I always was- my favorite activity would always be curling up in bed with a book. I grew up in a virtual world of the dark woods, enchanting castles, beautiful princesses, and handsome knights in shining armor who would come riding on a white horse and rescue the damsel in distress, the… Continue reading Why the fairy tales of my time are so passé
She opened the trunk to search for a saree, the beige one with the golden border. It was gifted to her by ma’am, the Principal of the school where she worked as a coordinator. They shared a bond much beyond the official one of a school principal and the coordinator. She fondly recalled how the… Continue reading From a working mom to a SAHM- is the transition easy?
As I bid adieu to 2016- looking back at the highs and lows -this year will bring such drastic changes is something I could have never foreseen. A year of tumultuous change it was. A big decision professionally which resulted in an even bigger personal move. Fighting through the guilt of the consequences of a… Continue reading A letter to my future self in 2017
Clara a middle aged Mum of two juggles working in a stressful corporate job plus managing her two young kids. Things were still manageable with just one kid but after the birth of her daughter, she finds it very stressful to give her best and is often left with a feeling of utter deject unable… Continue reading Motherhood Penalty