Category: Thoughts

Friday Special Treat

Sandy’s Friendly Friday Special treat. One of the many things that I adapted due to the prolonged ‘work from home’ is, eating to live. Sometimes I used to eat, just because it was time to eat and not because I was hungry. Being South Indians our breakfast is […]

Nothing is Always Something

Is something wrong?Her answer was always ” No, Nothing”Nothing actually held all the things that upset her. It held her silent want for him to hear her unspoken words , Her longing for him to stay a moment more and ask her again what is wrong.He never did […]

Jagged Shards

The jagged shards of somebody’s drunken night, lay scattered on the rough road. The golden rays of the sun washed over the fragments , lending them an opalescent sheen. They resembled, pale ghosts of uncut diamonds, a masquerade of baubles and cast-offs.

Indian Cormorants

Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge We have these majestic Indian Cormorants in Navi Mumbai wetlands. I caught them drying their wings right after a good meal of fish. The glassy surface of the water tricks you into believing that they are indulging in some acrobatic mating ritual […]

Kindling Fire

City Sonnet’s January colours and letters. Starting with letter K Also one of my favourite quotes. For it is a fire that kindling its first embers in the narrow nook of a private bosom, caught from a wandering spark out of another private heart, glows and enlarges until […]


Twilight is my favourite time of the day.It is the seam between daylight and darkness. The thread sewed in changing colours from salmon to purple and then cobalt blue. The fabric of night is in black satin, with its moon motif changing its pattern everyday and constellations that […]

Wetland Trail

Which Way Photo Challenge by Alive and Trekking Few kilometres away from my home lies a stretch of wetlands. Come January, and it a haven for flamingos. These visitors will be around till the onset of monsoon in June. Today was our first visit to the area.