Nina was ecstatic. Winning an athletics gold medal for India had been her lifelong dream. It was the culmination of years of gruelling training and combating all physical and mental odds. As her name came over the announcer’s mike, she got a standing ovation. She imagined this moment many times staring out of the hospital… Read More When dream becomes reality
Mumbai: I was flipping the album of our last vacation. My eyes were rapidly filling with tears. On the drive back home, we had a major accident. Miraculously my husband and I had survived but our young son, Nalin died on the spot. Pune: A mother clicked the first picture of a father-son duo enjoying… Read More The gift of life!
Where’s the perfect child in this world? Every mother has him or her Why waste time wondering whether someone else is better Enjoy their babbles, the mess on the floor silly games and scribbles on the walls Answer their whys and Let them play with numerous falls These will forever be unique As they create… Read More Where’s the perfect child in this world?
Thirty two pieces and sixty four squares You can see it at play everywhere From politics to work and families or love Everyone wants to be the king above That’s the reason for the worlds strife Winning the game of pawns but forgetting life
Photography was my hobby. My husband and I were going to a solo exhibition in town. The eternity band on my finger had bound us together over a decade of struggle. The camera had taken a back seat as I juggled my roles as a daughter, wife, mother and career woman. It had returned when… Read More There’s more to me…
We had a secret that no one had discovered. Was it time for full disclosure? I was unsure how everyone would react? Would they say we gave into temptation? Would they call it lack of willpower? Could immaturity be an excuse? What example were we setting in front of our children? The story even had… Read More Our hidden secret!
Ten years ago, the city had been under siege. Blood-thirsty rioting gangs brandishing knives and swords were roaming with impunity seeking out anyone who was not of their religion. We heard a knock on our doors. On opening, the mob leader stepped in accusing us of sheltering the “other community”. A search of our house… Read More Humanity vs. Religion
Here a list of things our dear husbands often say. But don’t take them at face value since there’s always something more between the lines. Oh! it’s a chick flick, I’m not really interested Chick flick eh? I’ll pretend not to like it though I’m secretly hoping you will drag me along to watch it!… Read More What husbands say and what they actually mean!