Month: January 2017


Going up and going down #Lift experience 

A Lift Experience  Like any normal persons, the first thing we did upon checking into the #CitySeasonsTowers Hotel at Dubai was to make our way to the room we we’re allotted .  I was on a much needed R &R break and was accompanying Hubby Dear on his business trip.  Our welcome to Dubai was …


One Indian Girl #2017 Outdo Yourself Reading Challenge

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One Indian Girl   Yipee! 1 down and 23 to go! I actually managed to read a book this week. And that too in a day. For those who know my life, this is a major achievement. I haven’t had time to read for quite a while. As for reading a book in a day- …


An appeal to all humans #MondayMusings

Dear Humans Do you remember that beautiful hymn “All Things Bright and Beautiful?” How many of you have sung this in school? For those of you who haven’t heard of it,  I will play it for you. Now isn’t that a wonderful song? Today I am making an appeal to you, dear humans on behalf …


Love Birds in waiting #FridayFotoFiction Week 9

Love Birds in waiting “Oh no! It’s not yet time.  Another hour before she comes home from school. She must let us out before her mother comes home.” “Patience dear, I’m sure she’ll come. After all she hates birds.” “Then why did she let us into her home in the first place?” “Some silly grown …


The bench #FridayFotoFiction

Everyday as I walk I find the bench beckoning to me . “Come sit down and rest ” But I continue walking. With steady resolve I continue . “I will walk past you, ” I tell the bench , “even if it kills me .” I take the second round and the third. By the …

Mumbai Diary

These Roads aren’t meant for running #Mumbai Marathon 2017

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Mumbai’s roads are not for running   Mumbai’s roads are not for running. In fact Mumbai’s road are not for walking either. And with horrendous traffic jams, dug up roads, pot holes and erratic drivers, murderous BEST drivers, cows, dogs , jay walkers, pedestrians  and  hawkers, Mumbai’s roads aren’t meant for motorists too! So what …