Real Women Have Faults

This one line, Real women have faults popped into my head when I finished reading this article where a mother dressed her little girl as iconic women.The last line in this article says “Set aside the Barbie dolls and the Disney Princesses for just a moment and let’s show our girls the real women they can be” I read this line and I was like yes, we should all follow this. And then I looked at the pic of Coco Chanel with a cigarette on her lips.

Don’t Talk Anymore

I wish we would stop calling the Delhi incident a rape. Because that is not what this was. This was a brutal act of violence. And like many acts of violence, this was done because the men felt they had the power to do it. They were not afraid of the consequences. We need stricter laws you say. Is there a dearth of laws in our country? Do we not having traffic laws? But we are not afraid to break them because of the lack of consequences. Violent criminals have the same mindset. Whatever be the motive and whatever be


After the burst of activity at the start of this year, I lapsed into non blogging again… well, big reasons too… life changing, not happy ones… having lived in a nuclear family far away from your entire extended family emotionally distances you from them… things such as marriages, births and deaths do not affect you the same way they would have had you been a part of their everyday life. And in the age when we grew up, telephones, emails, social networking sites were not readily available… You do tend to live a sort of solipsistic life… the self however