Tag: #MondayMusings

Mumbai Diary

Mixed Feelings on a Monday evening #MondayMusings

Today started out as a wonderful morning with the blazing sun peeping out from behind the towers that now spoil my view. There was a time when I could look out far into the distance , as far as the mainland. However , with rampant construction crowding out the view , it won’t be long …

LIFESTYLE

Thinking positively #MondayMusings

With the dark clouds vanishing from my
Mumbai sky, I feel a freshness in the air.

Mumbai Diary, Travel

Another day in Bombay

There’s nothing more wonderful than visiting your city as a tourist. After all when most of my visits are confined to St. Stephen’s Cafe at Malabar Hill, Off the Hook at Breach Candy or Bhaji Gully at Nana Chowk, my view of Bombay is largely confined to what I see from my balcony. And these …

LIFESTYLE, Opinions

The coincidence of randomness

Do we do the the things we do by coincidence ? Or do we do things randomly? Or is there a coincidence in the randomness ? Coincidence or Randomness? It’s been almost twenty years since I read the ‘Celestine Prophesy’. I’ve read many more since, but this is one book that has influenced me profoundly. …

LIFESTYLE, Mumbai Diary

The Case of The Cat in The Bonnet #MondayMusings

“Madam! Madam! Wait! Wait! You’ve left your cat! ” “What? I don’t have any cats. I hate cats! ” I responded shrilly to the watchman who was flagging me down just as I was leaving his building . I was already late and didn’t want to waste even a moment. “But what is this? ” …

Opinions

7 things I learnt from A to Z #MondayMusings

Well, the month of April has come to an end and with it the challenge of A to Z. All those who have participated will heave a sigh of relief . ( Thank God we’ve got through with X Y and Z)  All those who haven’t participated will also heave a sigh of relief. ( …