It's still February but summer is already here in Chennai! the long and dreadful sunny days are here to suck the life out of us. Happy Summer everyone!
Renu woke up with Aditya’s call at five in the morning. He called to inform that he has reached safely back to his college in Bangalore. Renu tosses in bed to sleep for some more time but sleep is something that is far away from her eyes. She opens the window and looks outside. As… Continue reading Short Story: A cup of tea and flood gate of memories.
Let me tell you in advance, this isn’t a book review but my thoughts on the book that I very much enjoyed reading. I get book cravings once in a while. It usually happens that I want to read about a certain genre or a certain writer and fewer times about a certain destination. It… Continue reading Book thoughts: A year in Provence
I was leisurely lying on my couch yesterday enjoying the not-so-sunny weekend afternoon and switching channels in between when I saw the advertisement of "Aligarh" movie being premiered on one of the television channels. I set a mental reminder for tuning onto the channel at 8.30 pm to watch the movie. I don't remember why… Continue reading Aligarh Movie and the sorry state of LGBT rights in India.
Mira comes out in the guest room after getting freshen up to find her mother sitting comfortably on the sofa with a Tata sky remote in her hand and switching between the various Hindi channels. Afternoon is her time when she watches the repeat telecast of all the Hindi television serials uninterrupted. There is no… Continue reading Short story series: The Good Girl(Part-3)
I woke up this morning to realize it was raining in Chennai since last night. A much awaited phenomenon, considering the temperatures over the past few months has been above 40 degrees. I secretly prayed for the weather to be the same throughout the day. I also hoped the crowd in the train ride to… Continue reading Train Ride and the everyday chaos!