Once I had this secret wish

Exchanging Secrets I believe that by sharing secrets we forge intimacy in a relationship. So, there I was talking to Swarna, my best friend, about my secret wish of becoming world renowned personality. Though I had never thought about the reasons -why I would be famous… 🙂 I thought I will do something or may be something…

Me and Facebook

Social Media Thanks to social media websites like Facebook and Whatsapp that we have progressed into era of virtual friendships. Even an introvert like me has 300+ friends on Facebook and is a participant of so many whatsapp groups. These sites have enabled me to connect to world in all together a different way. I was so excited to find…

Chia and Glamour

I recently watched ‘Student of the year’ movie with Chia. Chia loved every dress and purse of Shanaya, character played by Alia Bhatt (lead female protagonist). Shanaya is very pretty, most popular, fragile and stupid girl in the movie.

Our legacy

Coincidence There are two beautiful families living in neighborhood. Both the families have two kids of same age group and going to same school. Both the families have working mother and father that too in the same profession of teaching. Two families, four teachers and four kids. Enough of coincidence and obviously resulting into more…

Fight inequality in female terms

Martyrdom – a loss celebrated Martyrdom is graceful, respected, decorated and celebrated. In this way, we give meaning to a death and by reverse engineering we give meaning and purpose to martyr’s life. Let’s give it a second look, the person who is a martyr now- felt this grand feeling of celebration for how long? May be in the…

From Love marriage to love in marriage

  Imagination is root of the most profound experiences and the most profound needs of a person. Love and desire both start with a person’s imagination about other person. Sometimes, you look at a person and his charm, appearance, manners, actions, gestures, humor, vocabulary, confidence,skills and radiance fuels your imagination and here you are ready with…

Accused of judging people

“Don’t be intimidated by people who seem to be experts. Hear their points of view and get their judgments. But at the end of day, you’ve got to make a judgement because it’s not their life that’s going to be affected so much as your future.” -Robert Dellak Every thoughtful person is always observing, processing the inputs and…

Meeting with angel on the way

It was June of 2006 in Delhi, temperature touching 44 degrees Celsius, when Swarna met an angel. Swarna worked in a software company at that time and her husband, Uphaar, also worked in the same company. They relocated to a new place with bare minimum things in their hands and all other belongings were with Movers and packers and…

In the playground

Yesterday, a parent came to me and said “you please monitor your kid- she is trying to climb the tubular slide in a wrong way. Soon, all other kids will start doing the same.” I looked up and very calmly said “Let her do it, if she gets hurt she will get the lesson and if…

You or situations?

As I stepped out of teenage I considered that I am grown up now to take care of myself. That I am a responsible individual now. At least responsible for my own life, my thoughts and my decisions. Is there any mistake in this assumption and consideration? Who wants to be seen as irresponsible? However, we cherish all those people…

This is how dogs got a universal name

Chia was playing in a park when she so happily announced “Ma, see ‘J’ is here!” I looked around, oh! A sweet puppy was there and Chia was referring to him. “How do you know that his name is J,” I asked. Chia said innocently “See his tail. It is in ‘J’ shape. So his…