Smile please…

1. I Smile.. For the lady in bus, who is always impeccably dressed in those crisp cotton sarees. 2.I Smile.. .For the conductor in the bus, who doesn’t ask me my drop point, and is ready with the ticket in his hand. 3. I Smile.. . For the lady who i don’t know, but who…

Is honesty the best policy?

      Let’s be honest.. But wait , doesn’t it hurt? Nodding your head? Me too. At the onset , let me put a clause to this post. I am not going to provide the answer to that question. Or for that matter, i do not have an answer. For most of the length…

Beyond

    I somewhere heard a beautiful thought about the eternal question we keep asking ourselves “Why Me?”  … The law of karma it explained is like a frisbee. whatever you throw would come back to you, only catch is, the time between your throw and it coming back, could vary from moments to ages…

Being in a relationship…

The moment we make our debut in this world , we get bonded or i should say more often BINDED , by the myriad of relationships around us. The web of these relationships, after a time becomes so strong, we start defining ourselves around them. Someone’s daughter,son, brother, sister, wife, etc etc. And one of…

Quote Unquote …

I have always had a hobby of collecting quotations on random topics, composed and told by different people across timelines. As a kid, i used to maintain a diary where i would write quotations that i would have come across in a book, magazine or newspaper. Internet or googling wasn’t really popular. Time went by,…

Ahmedabad…

And i am missing ahmedabad badly… For the amazing cloth markets around dhalgarvad. For the hustle bustle of law garden For the scenic sabarmati riverfront For the effervescent kankaria lake For the daalvada from raipur darwaza For the colorful navratri celebrations For the  enthusiastic uttarayan For the lovely and kitschy tea stalls For peaceful and…

LETTER TO SELF..

Dear 20 year old me, As i stand here today, looking back at you, i realize there are certain things i wish i could tell you. Time Travel seems so pertinent and essential. Seasons have changed, years passed by , unravelling a lot of things. I really wish i could come back to you and…