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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 …


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 …


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 …

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Letter to my college going self

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Last month some of my classmates from college organised a reunion of all alumni. I would have gone but for the fact that no one from my gang was going to be there. I believe it was a great success . At any rate, it made me nostalgic and I thought I’d write a letter …


Learning on Sunday

I was making my bed when I spotted this kite ( the Black Kite) preening his feathers in the building across my balcony. I couldn’t help but take a few pictures. I then decided to download a new photo app and have some fun with it. This is what I learnt today. I think for …