J for Joyous movie rides..During 1990’s not every house had cable connections or these satellite channels. We felt elated and thrilled to go to theatres and watch movies. It wasn’t an every-week affair. We went for movies with the entire extended family, during vacations or as a reward to our good behaviour. Those fun filled movie outings are inherent and unfading part of my childhood … Continue reading J for Joyous movie rides..
G for husband G of mine… . I cannot bring myself to write some sappy, soul stirring and lovey dovey content about my husband. But this is for my man with whom I wish to grow old. There had been an odd hint of indignation from my end about this snappish and a short tempered person, during initial years of togetherness. But all the baggage … Continue reading G for…
F for Friends… Friends are people we meet outside the four walls of our comfort zone, our home. Friends can be crazy bunch of people who laugh with us for silliest things and become our partners in crime, matured set of people who teach us the sense of self respect and inspire us to advance forward, acquaintances who show us directions in life to reach … Continue reading F For Friends
E For Extended Family When your vacations begin in an over populous home with random orders fired from all the directions, you do not need DSLR, Passport, Sunglasses and home theatre’s, to make a truckload of memories. The unacclaimed patience to repeat “Aah Haan ok ok” for all the miscellaneous instructions directed towards you, is a skillset. We were on constant observation, be it drinking … Continue reading E for Extended Family
D for Dhruv… You are a magic that happened to us, A dream that came true and a blessing from God. The day we were informed about your inclusion in our lives, we felt our hearts stopped beating for a lifetime. There were million butterflies fluttering in our stomach and our eyes welled up with tears. God had perfect timing for everything and we always … Continue reading D for Dhruv
C For Calcutta Chronicles… Scintillating memories of long distance train journeys, are the most integral part of 1990’s childhood tales. When the journey is with the most lovable and fun loving friends, the memories are etched forever. One such page from my travel diary is Calcutta. As kids, the geography of the vacation was the only required encouragement, to make us do travel packing, buy … Continue reading C for Calcutta Chronicles
B for Bangalore days. A decade back, being a young adult (girl), pursuing dreams by staying away from family was flagrant disregard to the societal norms and myth. Having lofty dreams, with little sagacity and patients talks, I was able to convince my parents to send me off to Bangalore. PG is a place where an introvert becomes an extrovert easily. Also that, there is an … Continue reading B for Bangalore days..
I have decided to start 26days “Expressing gratitude” exercise. Planning to write about people and events that have created a positive change in my life. I intent to cover all the letters from A to Z. Starting with “A”: Amma and Appa: My parents. I owe them my strength, courage and will power. By well accumulated compendium of my childhood failures, I conclude that, they … Continue reading Expression of Gratitude