“I Got Your Back” – Animal Instinct: #WordlessWednesday

" I can't promise to fix all your problems, but I can promise you won't have to face them alone." - Anonymous     Picture Credits: Aarshia, my 10-1/2 - year - old (no filter-for obvious reasons)   "I Got Your Back" - Animal Instinct : #WordlessWednesday This is from last night. Cotton and Laila have … Continue reading “I Got Your Back” – Animal Instinct: #WordlessWednesday


Moon Boon: #FridayFictioneers

 Photo Credits: Gah Learner moon boonThe Airbnb accommodation is way beyond their expectations. A pristine view, overlooking the stunning Mt. Edna and a radiant moon glistening in all its glory. The fine sheers, and the ornate furniture exude love and warmth. Kaveri lies sprawled on the floral chaise, devouring the new Khaled Hosseini novel. Trisha … Continue reading Moon Boon: #FridayFictioneers


Twenty-Four By Seven: #WriteBravely

Twenty-four by seven: #WriteBravely #WRITETRIBEFESTIVALOFWORDSJUNE2018   She toiled twenty-four by seven at Donna's kitchen. "No rest for the wicked", she always said with a winsome smile. Donna's Kitchen was her life line, her haven and her home away from home. She had no family to call her own, but the staff and Donna were family … Continue reading Twenty-Four By Seven: #WriteBravely


Last Song of the Dusk: #WriteBravely

Last Song of the Dusk: #WriteBRAVELY #WRITETRIBEFESTIVALOFWORDSJUNE2018   At twenty-one who would have known that leukaemia would ravage Antara's being, reducing her to a bag of bones.  It was hard to fathom that the bubbly, effervescent Antara, always brimming with joie de vivre; was now counting her last days. But not without a plan at … Continue reading Last Song of the Dusk: #WriteBravely


{Y} is for You Fill Up My Senses: #AtoZChallenge

{Y} is FOR You FILL UP MY SENSES It's Saturday morning and Homi Mistry is wooing Freni with, "You fill up my senses". Freni is giggling with gay abandon. They have been married for sixty-five  years now. Mistrys are residents of the Dadar Parsi colony. April, every year, they wait with much anticipation for their grandchildren … Continue reading {Y} is for You Fill Up My Senses: #AtoZChallenge


{U} is for Uplifting Our Energy: #AtoZChallenge

{U} is for Uplifting Our Energy "Everything is energy and that is all there is to it. Match the frequency of the reality you want and you cannot help but get that reality. It can be no other way. This is not philosophy. This is physics." ~ Albert Einstein* Here's an interesting April anecdote that … Continue reading {U} is for Uplifting Our Energy: #AtoZChallenge


{M} is for Mystic’s Magic: #AtoZChallenge

{M} is for Mystic's Magic Have you ever experienced a mystic's magic? Did it transform your life? Or was it just a one-off  experience that took you to a unique level of mysticism? I've had a brush with a mystic's magic. A life transforming experience to say the least. This is an anecdote from February … Continue reading {M} is for Mystic’s Magic: #AtoZChallenge

{L} is for Love Conquers All: #AtoZChallenge

{L} is for Love Conquers All "Good morning Mamma. Love you. Wake up now, it's eight-thirty already," says little Sam, enveloping Zaira in a warm hug. Zaira tilts her face towards Sam, sleepily rubbing her eyes, while trying to plant a kiss on his chubby cheek. Her head is still throbbing and she has no … Continue reading {L} is for Love Conquers All: #AtoZChallenge


{I} is for Intimacy: #AtoZChallenge

{I} is for Intimacy This winter has craved too much intimacy. It's been a long drawn one and has over extended its stay, even though it is April already. Cara and Jonathan met last year at a friend's Halloween party. It wasn't love at first sight. Cara was known as the "Mighty Prude" in the Yale … Continue reading {I} is for Intimacy: #AtoZChallenge

{B} is for Burden or Unburden?: AtoZChallenge2018

{B} is for Burden or Unburden? It's unusual for a weekday mornings to start on a lazy, relaxed, weekend kind of pace. I wake up late: 7:10 A.M. Today is not the usual rush hour morning. No burdens, no chores. I sip my tea, while watching inspirational videos. I'm going to take it easy today, … Continue reading {B} is for Burden or Unburden?: AtoZChallenge2018