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Against All Odds

November 25, 2013 by


I bask in old glories, as it is the only thing I can do now. After having seen so many generationsgrowing from cradle, childhood, adulthood to the twilight of their lives. Today I stand alone, myexistence is dependent on decisions and quarrels as to whether I should stay or be gone with good olddays. I […]

Odd people

August 29, 2013 by


It’s been a while my mum was bugging me to take her on a holy trip to Tirupati. Wanting to put an end to her dismal and keeping in mind the crowds at Tirupati, was exploring the options to visit Venky with minimal hassle. I opted for the travel agency who’s got tie ups and […]

A reason and a story to connect!

June 13, 2013 by


About a month ago I found the facebook profile of a person, whose name sounded very familiar. I checked his profile and figured out that we had a few common connections as well. Hence, I decided to send him a friend request. After a few days, I received a response from him stating, “I am […]

I believe I Can Fly…

April 12, 2013 by


Imagination is your runway. Imagine yourself flying, flying high in the sky with the wind blowing in your face, through your hair, between your fingers. Sing with the birds; imagine the sunlight touching your face. You can touch the moist clouds, swing through the ‘setting sun’ coloured sky, imagine yourself so close to heaven, you […]

Bawi ka bachpan

April 12, 2013 by


My childhood was full of so much more fun & excitement than my today is. Life was lived on the spur of the moment, & the most important decisions to be made were mango bite or choco-chip … cone or cup?? !! I still remember the time I was in the first standard and decided […]

Floaters should come with a health warning, I tell you.

April 10, 2013 by


I had to do it again. Just couldn’t resist adding another feather to my ‘This happens only to Bawi’ cap. A while ago (8 weeks to be precise!), I was sitting on the floor, putting on my brand new floaters, all cheerful and happy…when it decided to happen…. I stood up and heard a loud […]

Moonlight magic

March 19, 2013 by


It was one of those days. After endless hours of talking, discussing, meeting, bickering and sometimes just plain yelling with the entire assortment of people — friends, family, customers, vendors, kids, shopkeepers and what-have-you — it was almost midnight when I could power down my PC. Feeling all stuffy inside my cooped-up office, I stepped […]