Category: Thoughts

Give a Hug.

In one of my earlier letters to my love, I wrote that I love the ocean and watching the waves crashing against the rocks. He wrote back that he has never seen waves crashing against rocks. Instead this is what he saw. Rocks becoming onewith the ocean,under the […]

Where is Your Halo?

Saint, where is your halo?Were you not born with one?It shone bright then.First you lost faithYou left it where it fellIn that vast field of struggle.Your halo dimmedSo did your hope,When you killed your dream.Cynical and skepticalRuled by need and greed.From Saint to a sinnerNo more halo now.Now […]

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 […]