Category: Thoughts

Trying New Private Detectives.

I had been fiercely loyal to my detectives, all this time. The creators of Hercule Poirot, Ms Marple, Sherlock Holmes, AXL Pendergast and Chief Inspector Armand Gamache made them so unique that every other detective I tried to acquaint with, did not move ahead of that first date. […]

Want To Go Paragliding

Paragliding and bungee jumping are two adventures I want to try before my health gives in to age. So that’s the one in my bucket list. Paragliding as a couple. They leaptentwinedin each other’s arms.Fear slayedby adrenaline.The parachute,a huge heartbillowed above.

Finally, Puttu.

Only a Keralite knows what Puttu means to him/her. Since it comparatively easy to make, and can be relished with spicy curries or bananas, it often claims the breakfast table of every Kerala household. Puttu is steamed rice flour, which is first fried to a particular texture. It […]

I Don’t Know

I have Soni’s Thoughts to thank for this. I was enjoying her amazing posts when I came across this gif-y challenge by Nehal and Tiction. I love gifs. The short moving pictures which makes you laugh and think alike. When the prompt is Idk, mother’s know the best. […]

An LED, Not Your Candle

They said, Be a candle,Ignite your wick,Let your light shine,Piercing all darknessAs far as your ray can go I said,I can’t be a candle,That burns itself out.Turning to vapours,While giving you light.Melting inch by inch.Till nothing remains. Instead,An LED light I will be With Powerjack and internal battery.Illuminating […]

Where Periwinkles Grow

I was wandering around our church cemetery, an 8 year old, unable to stay still while mother was lighting candles at our family tomb. I was drawn towards the bush with beautiful light purple and white flowers which spread around every unattended grave. I bend to smell the […]

Birthday Card From My Teen.

I celebrated my birthday recently and my 13 year old son, made a wonderful card for me. It had his stick figure drawings, which spoke a thousand words which only he and I could understand. He is a happy child and very sensitive. He gets easily upset. Observing […]

Pot Rice in a Pressure Cooker

Whipping up a tasty one-pot meal that don’t require any side dishes, is a challenge. So I came up with this pressure cooker version of pot rice. I haven’t made traditional slow cooked pot rice yet, so I am not sure how different that would taste form this […]