Battles Within

I have been feeling very restless since couple of days. There has been a lot of negative thought for no specific reason. I have not been able to focus on anything for more than couple of minutes. The mind seemed to be trapped in negativity. No matter what I do, where I go, it comes…

A Note to My Baby

My baby is 4 and she attends a Montessori school, recently there was an activity in the school where by parents were asked to leave a message for their kids. The school asked the parents to pen down what they want their kids to learn and achieve in the current academic year. The question made…

The Vulgar Act of Breast-Feeding

Yesterday, in an upscale Bengaluru restaurant, a woman was dinning with her family, while in the middle of the dinner she noticed that the woman on the adjacent table was breast-feeding her baby and it made her so uncomfortable that she walked up to her and objected to her feeding in the public place. To…

Absolute Faith or Nothing

It’s a story. It’s a true story. It’s my story. Things happen to you for a reason but there are a lot of things that happen which are beyond your understanding. Well! their might be a reason, you just don’t know it yet. One such situation was, when I had to let go off my…

College Dreams

Bollywood, Hollywood have a great impact on all of our lives. When angry young man Amitabh Bachan screamed from the screen, ‘Hai kisi maa ke lal me Himmat, jo maere saamne aaye…….’, there was a pin drop silence in the hall. When Shahrukh Khan looked into your eyes and said, ‘Don ko pakdana mushkil hi…

How Boring is Discipline?

Last evening post dinner I went for a walk where I met my neighbour, He: How about coffee? Me: Thank you but I don’t drink coffee or tea at night He: Come over for a glass of wine than Me: Thank you again, but it’s already my bed time. I will head home now He:…

Live a Little Longer

Couple of days back, I woke up to the very shocking news of Sri Devi’s demise. She is an actress I grew up watching, so she unknowingly held a special place in my heart and mind. Today in the morning, I woke up to the very sad news of Irfan Khan struggling with brain cancer….