LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

In the bathroom one morning

One Saturday morning I stepped into my bath. All lathered up I glanced upon A little cockroach Swiftly scampering past . He seemed quite harmless I thought As it climbed down the wall. Then as it came closer A scream froze in my throat. A shout from me would have the household come running to… Read More In the bathroom one morning


When the Tall Tree Speaks #ThursdayTreeLove

People who reach the top of the tree are only those who haven’t got the qualifications to detain them at the bottom. Peter Ustinov This afternoon while visiting my tax consultant I saw this beautiful Rain Tree outside his window. It was truly a grand specimen of the Great Indian Rain Tree that rose up… Read More When the Tall Tree Speaks #ThursdayTreeLove


Goodbye my Gulmohar summer #ThursdayTreeLove

The blazing red of the Gulmohar is one the signs of summer. It’s vermillion blossoms make a gorgeous flowery umbrella. In summers past, the whole of Malabar Hill ¬†used to be a fire with its colour. Alas , the burgeoning concrete jungle has forced the Gulmohar to peep out between the grey of ¬†buildings like… Read More Goodbye my Gulmohar summer #ThursdayTreeLove