Lifestyle September 12, 2006

A baffling question…

‘Didi, kya aapne Shah Rukh Khan ko dekha hai?’ so asked a second cousin of mine, in an innocent voice and hopeful eyes. ‘Nahi, par maine uska ghar dekha hai’ I said and chuckled, expecting her to do the same, but with one look at her crestfallen face, killed that chuckle halfway through. ‘But you stay in Bombay na’ she said. So do crores of others, I wanted to tell her, but somehow didn’t have the heart to tell her…

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Lifestyle July 26, 2006

Its been a year…

Its been a year since the Mumbai floods, and I wouldn’t be wrong in saying that the city has been having a stroke of ill luck ever since…. The earliest memory I have of that fateful day is irritability. I was at the testing stage of a large project which was blocking my transfer to the other department. I wanted the testing to complete asap so that I could shift my work and get started in the new role. When…

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Lifestyle July 10, 2006

Some question I want answers to…

The four of us were out for lunch yesterday, celebrating bros birthday a week late… A buffet at the Taj is always looked forward to, simply because of the array of salad, cheeses and desserts that are not part of your everyday meal. But yesterday, when I looked at the lavishly laid out food, I couldn’t help think of the wastage, the poor undernourished kids that are dying. And suddenly I couldn’t eat any more. All the opulence and luxury…

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Lifestyle June 27, 2006

Monsoon Wedding!!!

Raindrops of Glass

Two of my friends are getting married today – to each other! And since it is raining Cats and Dogs, I can safely call theirs a Monsson Wedding! Hope they have a great life together…. Since I am not attending the wedding, a lot of my other friends are, I was thinking about them and how the announcement of their marriage surprise (actually shocked !) us all. Some ppl actually thought this was a gag! And since my wandering mind…

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Lifestyle June 26, 2006

Mist

There is so much negativity around me these days. Everywhere I go, its there. Its like a mist that hangs in the air making it thick, tough to breathe. I’m so lost these days, I just don’t know what to do.…

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