Monthly Archives: January 2008

A memory sparked off by shoes…


The year, 1991. The place: Bhaidas Hall grounds, Mithibai College Annual function. The boy being awarded Student of the Year, future husband. It would take us six years to get there. I didnt know it then. Tall, handsome and the … Continue reading

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Chuck De!


I am proud to announce that I have done it. I have cleaned out the shoe wardrobe. I have, gasp, gasp, chucked out eight pairs of shoes that were a)worn to the nub or b) too uncomfortable to walk or … Continue reading

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And so it came to pass


that I found myself in a pastry shop in the dead of noon, while the world was busy with earning an honest living, trying hard to evaluate which of the sugar laden delights beckoning seducatively from the display counter would … Continue reading

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Do you have anybody toxic around you???


Yup. Those kinds. Those kinds emitting fumes of negativity that perfume the room before they can even make an entrance? The ones that would need a crane to lift the corners of their mouths into a smile? The ones, that … Continue reading

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The midlife crisis strikes…


I will be calm and zen about this. Which means, that I will not bawl my lungs out in banshee fashion whenever I accost a mirror, and I will not jump and stomp my feet on the ground everytime I … Continue reading

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How the highlights became lowlights


If the kind reader¬†would care to¬†throw their mind back to distant blog posts, wherein one has spoken at length about the hair being slapped with peroxide and wrapped in metal foil, to me emerging like a mottled tabby cat at … Continue reading

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You are the change you seek


..or so said the book of the wise man, which had been thrust into my hand by a shaven headed extremely earnest and persuasive foreigner, dressed in saffron, outside Hypercity, who followed me around till I relented and consented to … Continue reading

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