The News Phobia

When I was in school, we had the school assembly every Monday and Friday. The entire school assembled on the ground in neat rows, wearing full uniform (uniform + white socks + black shoes). The prayer would be sung by the group that sang the prayer everyday. Each week, a student from a different class […]

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Love @ first sight

This is one of the stories I had written for my college’s wall magazine some 7 years ago. Later this was reproduced again in our office’s magazine five years ago. Found this in one of my old mails. So posting it now. — I can never forget that day…The day I met him… I was […]

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A Bundle of Oxymorons

I have come to think of my whole life as an oxymoron, more of me that makes it one rather than my life. And as you read this post you will understand why. The first 24 years of my life, I was tired of everyone telling me I was dark. >> I know it, can […]

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To believe or not to believe

This happened a couple of years back when I was staying at Jayanagar. I used to walk to the NIMHANS bus stand to catch the bus to Koramangala where my then office was located. It so happened that one day as I was walking past NIMHANS, a girl approached me saying she needed help. She […]

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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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< / Life >

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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