She was salt, he was pepper. Nothing about them was perfect or even seemingly alike. She loved single malt with ice and soda, he thought it spoilt the taste. She did not like to rush or do anything in haste. He was from the finance capital of the country and had no time to waste.… Continue reading Salt & Pepper
It seemed as if the grey clouds had taken all of her resolution to wake up that Sunday morning and Sitara was in no mood to wake up. Sitara Gupta with her fair complexion and 5 feet 10 inches height was the long-legged heiress of the legendary Gupta family, greatly pampered by all. Her mother and grandfather’s… Continue reading Swapping Roles
Today is not I day I will ramble, Nor will I fumble, I want to be perfect in more ways than one, Yet nothing in this world is quite perfect... The messages on my phone remind me of people who have gone, Perhaps they were not meant to be, School and college friends who… Continue reading January Thoughts
The palace hid their desires and masked their greed, But for Prince Madhav it seemed like Urvashi was the only woman he could ever think of, Her quiet demeanor completely changed while he was with her, she cracked the funniest jokes and had opinions on everything in the palace. She studied art and while they… Continue reading The Palace Courtyard
The smell in the sari faded over the years, Ma told me it's not the same smell anymore, Her presence I still felt in those walls, in that house. Why do you love Calcutta they asked? Maybe because the city was all about visiting her, My summer holidays, My winter breaks, Durga Pujo, I don't… Continue reading Sunshine Soul: Series 1
This day takes me back to the year 1999 where I spoke to dida over the phone. As usual she was really excited to hear my voice and Christmas activities and her voice reflected her enthusiasm. After the customary greetings she told me to remember to look after ma and take care of her health… Continue reading 26 December Memories
Hot, sexy, smart, opinionated, pretty, feisty, sultry and enigmatic yet you don't make it to marriage material list girl, how many of you have heard this from the men in your life who you are interested in or men you have dated? Strangely making the cut was never on my mind nor was being the… Continue reading They won’t marry you!