Mommy Dear Awesomest

Mothers are darling creatures. They will happily tell you what is the best food to eat, the best clothes to wear, which type of boy to marry, and what to say when you fight with him after you do marry him. They mean well. They really do. So, when your mother says, ” Do think…

Travel without Travelling

Bibliophiles know that the true way to travel is to read a new book, but even those naively terrified of reading and broke have available at their fingertips the most exhilarating way to escape the mundane! Think of your favourite city in the world! Don’t be prosaic and think of the city you live in…

Playing with Words

Don’t you know what it feels like when you know the word but the God of wit and humour has cruelly erased it from your memory? Of course, you do! It usually followed by an expression on all onlookers faces that you just have to explain, “I’m not an idiot” There is an easy way…

Teaching You How to Live

Make life your job and its sole purpose the maximum amount of fun you can squeeze out of it. You know those situations when you find yourself amongst people of less than superior intellect. This, my friends, is an opportunity, and those unsuspecting fools your test subjects, for if Life is your job then experiment…

A Lantern Lit Sky

The city of Ahmedabad annually hosts the much awaited Kite Flying Festival. Aside from the oh-so-obvious joy you get from actually flying a Kite, there is a vast variety of food, freshly prepared and readily, available for the occasion. After spectators have enjoyed the view of a variety of kites and the experts have hijacked…

Bonfires

Winter isn’t complete unless there’s a cosy bonfire, especially when it’s conveniently lit outside your house. Something about a bonfire inspires conversation. You find yourself perfectly at ease talking to strangers. Other side effects are drunken singing and boisterous merriment. People can be found dancing with complete abandon near bonfires. Of course there are those…

Speaking With God!

When you are feeling exceptionally low and feel like Atlas has taken the day off and chosen you for the additional task of carry the world on your young shoulders what is your course of action? Four years studying something my spirit finds repulsive has taught me to turn to the mischievous old guy who creates this mess…

A New Way of Reading Books

Until recently, I used to read books in much the same way as the voracious and much to prosaic reader. Then I stumbled upon a clandestine superpower. Carry a pencil! Idiots are advised not read any further. Those who think outside the box will know that this is not to note down new words, nor…

When A Boy Gives You Flowers

The best thing a boy can give you, particularly one who has a habit of bathing once a week, is to take a bath. Trust me, you do not want to go into that boy’s room. All the deodorant in the world doesn’t help. So, when a boy takes a bath for you, he cares about…

Presents! Presents! Presents!

My apologies for the decline in posts over the last few days, but I believe slacking is the best gift you give to yourself on your Birthday. And Duh! Presents are the only point of having a Birthday! The catch, my friends, is what kind of presents you get. Unfortunately, for someone like me you…

Your Crazy Acknowledged!

When someone tags you on that social networking site where people tag each other on some random list for someone saying random things. And you realise that the said things are exactly things you would say! Not to mention the fact that they are brilliant! So brilliant in fact, that you want to follow the…