Bike Trip to Mangalore

It all started a month before Dasara when I approached my tour operator for booking tickets to Mangalore and back on October 13th and 17th night respectively. Since the boarding point is close to our house we usually book tickets at this operator’s shop. He promised to book tickets for us and I told him […]

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Miseducation

One of my most favorite quotes is “I was born a genius, but education ruined me”. I do not agree with it completely since I do believe education is important, but not the way the system is today. The current education system gives prominence to rote and marks but not on imparting knowledge that matters. […]

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Gender Swap :D

Disclaimer – Nothing personal. This post is written with the general society in mind. What if one fine day the genders reversed? The men become women, women become men and the society still remains a male dominated society, which means that the then-woman-now-man still dominates. Girls would not be killed within 10 minutes of her […]

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Did you know that our brain has as many neurons as the number of stars in the galaxy? (We carry a small galaxy in our brain!!) Did you know that a million thoughts pass through our brains each day and that 80% of the thoughts are same as those we thought yesterday? Did you know […]

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Mommy Guilt

This story is written as a part of Mommy Guilt contest on Women’s web. And the good news is that, although this entry hasn’t won, it has received a mention on the Women’s web blog as one of the notable entries πŸ™‚ Bela was a healthy and intelligent woman of 25 married only for a […]

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Lost and Found

This morning I lost my toe ring. I looked all over for it “spreading my vision” to all nooks n corners in office. I retraced my steps to every place that I had been since morning to no avail. I called up my husband so that he could check in our building’s parking lot. Maybe […]

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I want to…

Many have asked me about the “To Do” list I keep bringing up now and then. So here is the list, in no particular order. Some are striked out, others are fulfilled and some more are yet to be but I am keeping them all here anyway. Get fair Strike. Fair, as in complexion. This […]

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