I didn’t grow up with having too many choices. I re-read books because the choices were limited. I ate the same breakfast on all five weekdays and drank the same kind of milk that local milkman delivered to our house. My childhood was years away from the last decade.
And I am happy that I got lucky to have a normal childhood. Life is simple when options are numbered. Continue reading “On choices in 2020”
It is that time of the year. Tall and lit Christmas trees. People taking their loved ones’ pics. You notice someone else in the gift card aisle, undecided just like you are, about which card to pick. There are sugary cookies, and merry people disclosing vacations plans. There are people who are going through tough time, but still trying to be jolly and bright to fit in a world that seems like a big stage where we are the versions of who we are supposed to be. Because. Continue reading “On What I Saved From This Decade”
One day I will find all good words. They will make my stories simple and just bright. Continue reading “I write because…”
“The fact that love comes with expectations annoys me .”my friend M said to me.
“No, it sets you free , it makes you winner , everywhere! “I said to her, with eyes filled with teen-age hopes. Continue reading “Unseen camaraderie”
I am back!!
In case you haven’t noticed my absence , let me spill the secret – I drafted a few past posts almost a week ago and scheduled on WordPress because I did not want to miss NaBloPoMo , YeahWrite , NanoPoblano commitment till 30th November. And I also did not want to miss escaping from my routine ,thanks to thanksgiving holidays. Continue reading “Are you there?”
November was a real busy month for me. Along with my routine , I tried writing a post daily , this month. The challenge was to post at least 30 posts in 30 days for National Blog Posting Month.
And here’s what I learned : Continue reading “10 things this November taught me”
It was one wintry morning , like a polka dot sweater – grayish with snow flakes everywhere on it.
I ducked inside my favorite coffee joint to order white chocolate mocha ; that is something I relish in winter Continue reading “Over coffee..”
Today , two things I noticed after waking up – Trifecta’s Monday post and a sunny morning. Both were delicious.
My post “Organic heart” got second place at Trifecta’s challenge: Trifextra: Week Ninety-One.
Thank you , Trifecta ; it’s an honor to be mentioned on your post. Continue reading “Win, Wine ,Weekend!”
You know that I love nature and capture its seasonal colors. But , I love cities more than I love nature. Continue reading “Embracing city life..”
I found a man copying a bit of my journey from my blog and using it in his Stanford’s creativity assignment and also a mail in my inbox from the same person – how much he wishes to read my poems. Hypocrisy!!! And I replied . Continue reading “On Creativity..Something Genuine!”