7 posts from month 07/2016

I don’t have no time for no monkey business….

  Dee-do- de- de..dee-do- de- de.... so sang Freddie Murcury. And so sings me, too. Been humming this song since the morning, after narrowly escaping an attack by a hungry monkey! It's been drizzling here and ...

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Oh, my childhood in Dehradun! How I wish I could relive you!

Speeding bicycles and the tinkling sound of laughter, is what comes to my mind immediately when I think of my growing up days in that wonderful city- Dehradun. A beautiful valley nestled amidst mountains, it was a ...

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Wings to fly…and a nurturing lap

Come, rest in my folds...says the sea to the fish; I can't, I want to play with every wave of yours,explore every spectacle inside you...says the fish. Come, see the beauty of the earth through my eyes...says the sky ...

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The address of loneliness

I have been alone, but never lonely in my own company; And at times, in a room full of people, I have felt intensely lonely. When single, I never felt the pangs of loneliness; Being married, there have been times when ...

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The saga of shifting into a new fauji home

Topsy - turvy is how I would describe my life right now. We left Jaipur two months back, lock, stock and barrel, to begin a new phase of life in Fatehgarh. The whole household was packed and sent off in two trucks to ...

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Bring on the olive green ” CHULLU BHAR PAANI ! “

Ever since I got married into the Indian Army family 12 years back ( In India, you don't marry just the person, you marry the entire family ), I have wished for chullus full of paani, so many times. Really, they should ...

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Our morning odyssey

" Wake up, wake up, wake up- it's a brand new day ". I wake up in the mornings to the tunes of this song. A song that I've come to hate with fervor. My husband's cellphone religiously sings this horror of a song every ...

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