So you decide to settle down and the first thing you need is a partner. Agreed, some people do it alone like Vajpayee and Kalam but they are the exceptions rather than the rule. Now you start hitting the bars or matchmaking sites/apps; you find a lot of people there and most of them aren’t suitable. They either … Continue reading Settling down or Starting-up?
“Did you buy it from the shop?” asked the husband angrily. “No no, Got it at the clinic.” Shireen lied earnestly. “Huh. I thought you have lost all shame. Madam had gone to buy vegetables but bought condom instead.” the husband mellowed. “How can I do something like that.” The husband, disgusted with the condom, … Continue reading An opinion – Lipstick Under My Burkha
A major throwback – I wrote this summary on Anita Desai’s Fasting, Feasting for a literature course in 3rd year of college and somehow stumbled upon it today while exploring my old Blogger profile. I couldn’t not share this. My first foray into real literature was through “The God of Small Things”. Till then I was … Continue reading Are only the ones who don’t eat hungry?
H: Why do I love her, B? B: Ummmm…………………………… Maybe because she cares for you more than you care for yourself. H: Yeah she does that for sure, she remembers all the important stuff and keeps on pestering me about that. She finally made me find out the reason for my headaches. How awesome is … Continue reading Love & Light
What wouldn’t I say, To cheer you up when you’re down; What wouldn’t I play, To get rid of that frown. What wouldn’t I give, To take away your sorrow; Where wouldn’t I go, To see you again tomorrow. What wouldn’t I do, To keep you happy forever; Whom wouldn’t I fight, To ensure I … Continue reading What wouldn’t I?
Twenty seven and half. That’s the number of times I have gone around the Sun; 26 billion kilometres is the distance I have travelled through space since I appeared on the planet. I have lived on both sides of the birth of internet, witnessed mobile phones evolve from 2kg screen-less devices to sleek handhelds more … Continue reading My response to “Tell me something about yourself”
In a herd, all young ones are learning how to run, hide and to hunt; to understand how the jungle works. Some of them make their first kill and the others get weeded out by other predators. In simple words, the fittest survive. The traits that the fit ones carry are selected and continued in … Continue reading Darwin & Relationships