Tying the ‘Knot’ – I

It is a familiar setting, a fairly large table in front of me and if I can say, a totally disproportionate size of chair considering the magnitude of table in front of me. It was neither centrally aligned nor towards one side, it was well… let say I could never get to move the chair. […]

The ‘2 samosa’ friendship

As they say, food brings people together and while you’re at it, what better time than meeting up and catching up with friend(s), colleagues or acquaintances. – it could be after work hours waiting for the same bus to go home or simply idling away your time at the beach side. Eating alone is never […]

A Letter…Day 6

A new day, a new task. My task for today is to write a letter to someone… anyone. Can’t remember when I actually wrote an actual letter to someone, it has been such a long time. With emails..and now WhatsApp along with other faster ways of sending messages to one another, letters have taken a backseat. The […]

Pen pals ‘2’ best friends

It may sound really weird now but ‘Pen-Pals’ was a thing in the good ol’ days of the 90’s and early 2000’s, and it was actually fun writing letters across states and countries, making friends and eventually hoping to meet them one day, days when mobile phones weren’t the cheapest for everyone to own one, […]

‘place’ of birth

“I’m Goan” “No you’re not..you were born in Kolkata” “I’m still Goan” “That is ridiculous, your birth certificate clearly shows – Place of Birth is Kolkata” “I was conceived in Goa” “O’ Boy! Then in that case, I should be an employee of the Indian Railways” “Really? Which train?” Indian Railways – Bringing people together  Btw […]

What is Prayer?

Prayer doesn’t just happen when we kneel or put hands together and focus and expect things from God Instead… Thinking positive and wishing good for others – That is Prayer When you hug a friend – That’s a Prayer When you cook something to nourish family & friends – That’s a prayer When we send […]