Why to be passionate

So something triggers every writing. And this time, the “don’t know why but I am irritated” feeling for almost a week. And also a dear friend said she would come over home last weekend so we could discuss about my upcoming book. I said I have household chores and somehow couldn’t make it. Yesterday we…

Dedicated to dear Sridevi’S family

It is 4 days since the sad news happened and I have not had a single conversation with anyone without talking about “hey did u hear about Sridevi’S death”.. It’s a national R. I. P moment. And yes, the first day when they announced that it was a cardiac arrest, those stupid posts on advice…

Cute photo story #30  The complaint

Mommy comes to pick Sharan from daycare by 5 pm mostly, today she was ten minutes late. She looked tensed too. She did not have her regular “how was your day” conversation while driving back. After reaching home, she looked exhausted. Sharan was 6 years, so he could understand that mom did not have a…

Cute photo story #29 Smiles of hope 

Her little hardwork was gone, she tries her level best to save money for her son, but she is so unfortunate to be the wife of a drunkard who finds the money where ever it is placed. The evening when her money was lost, she knew her husband would come drunk that night. And it…

ARUVI : From raw soul to cooked human

Let me recall how many movie reviews I have written , less than ten, maybe less than 5. Though I like to talk about movies and review, I pen down when I feel a deep message left inside, some unsaid pain or a pinch inside. Such a movie happened today ARUVI ! Oh, the blog…

The hundred little flames of light

I logged in to indiblogger site after long time. And after 5 mins of browsing, I noticed this contest / drive and the title was very catchy #Ahundredlittleflames. It is a contest for the book recently published by Author Preeti Shenoy. The trailer was very impressive.  And here I am, recalling those little flames in…

Cute photo story #27 Fog and Flu 

Do we all remember the first time we experienced a fog or a cold breeze on our face? Try to recall it vaguely. Just like everyone, she also was surprised beautifully to experience the unexpected kiss from the cold breeze and covered by fog around. It felt extremely different, she was shivering one side yet…

A for advice…. 

Pregnancy is a beautiful experience, even the physical strains are sweet troubles. But there is only one real torture during pregnancy time. The ADVICE we received 360 degree. The minute people hear  you are pregnant, they try to share tips out of joy and as well wishers. But as weeks pass by, you realize that,…

An outing of fun and nature with no expense 

“What? How is this possible being in Bangalore? Where can we enjoy without spending a penny? ” is that what’s going on in your mind too?  One dinner conversation when me and hubby were talking about parenting, we spoke on list of childhood experiences our kids are missing that we have as previous memories. So…

Me too about #metoo

Well.. After 15 drafts I started writing on this topic which recalled my mind about the horrible harassments and I scrapped the drafts trying not to get depressed, yet finally decided to complete this blog. The hash tag and awareness and reading about every single story is sad. Sometimes it is shocking to even hear…

Deepavali the tradition 

Lots of festivals lots of cultures, everyone has our own tradition.. What does these festival times convey? What’s the longer effect of such celebrations? It’s not just the day and a formality.. Festive season gives a sense of belongingness, a securedness, a nostalgia too, this applies to all religions, states, countries too..  Diwali is one…

Women power or Gender stereotype? 

This blog is post Navarathri effect I would say. Three incidents that triggered my thought process to write this blog I was conducting a session for young working girls on future aspirations, work and life. While I asked a question “how many of u believe in women power” everyone proudly raised their hands Except one….