Month: March 2015

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Romance in the time of the Mahabharat.

Paperback, First Edition, 306 pages Published 2015 by Leadstart Publishing Pvt. Ltd Mythology it seems is the flavour of the season or at least I seem to be drawn to books inspired by mythology these days. I remember a time when I was drawn to detective stories and then the usual romance of Mills & Boon read …

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When dreams come crashing down

My first experience with the French was as a 17 year old, when I joined the Alliance Francaise de Bombay along with a few of my other friends in the Inter Arts Class. In those days, we privileged students who finished school from the Senior Cambridge or ISC Board were allowed to skip the first …

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    Walking Down Sai Baba Street

    Our old friend Henk was in town so we invited him to join us for dinner at  Trishna, Mumbai’s famous fish place. Sunday was his only  free evening, so we booked a table for 7. p.m. Surprisingly,  we reached Kala Ghoda much earlier than we’d bargained for and this left us time to …

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One small step forward

  Like most things in my life, I am an accidental blogger. I’m sure I’m not alone in this either as most people I encounter have just somehow or the other got blogging without a campaign, agenda or even a voice. For the past few years though, I’ve been trying to figure out where I’m …

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Thank God It’s Thursday

No, you aren’t reading wrong, I am grateful that today is Thursday because it is the fourth/last Thursday of the month and time to count the reasons for being thankful. For one, I’m thankful that today is the India-Australia match because it will mean less or rather no traffic on the streets hence less noise …

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And the theme is…………..

I’ve almost always been late for any challenge so this time it is a first for me to actually be well in time for the A to Z challenge. The A to Z challenge requires 26 posts, one each day for each letter of the alphabet. While I do land up writing something or the …