Monthly Archives: November 2016

Harry Potter – Life lessons and a little magic!

My daughter is turning 17 tomorrow. That magically Phenomenal age which is just a step away from attaining adulthood. I was quite recently reading about a list that a group of readers had offered to a teenager turning 18… my … Continue reading

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So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, goodbye

It has been a long stint with my city, this time. Almost two and a half months! Two months of mad rushing around, visiting favourite people and places, gloriously enjoying being pampered by family and friends (aha re, kato duure … Continue reading

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Of Mice and Men – a story…

It’s a sunny Wednesday morning. Shirin woke up early, finished her morning chores and headed out. She will be going to Raang today, the small market town nearest to her home, to pay the monthly instalment that she doles out … Continue reading

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Winter Skin: Woes to Wonders!

The mercury has dipped a notch or two. There’s a nip in the air. There is a manic scramble to air and sun the hitherto packed warm clothes from last year. It’s that time of the year! The time of … Continue reading

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The story of a 65-year old Kalipujo

It was a week before Kalipujo, 8 days before Diwali. Last minute frantic phone calls were going through – “How much are the tickets going for, now? My leave has been sanctioned!” … “I don’t think I’ll be able to … Continue reading

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