Monthly Archives: March 2009

The arrgggghhhh moment…


I had one of those the other day. These are the moments that haunt you till you are skin and bone on your deathbed, with the lifeforce rattling in your hollow chest, and the priest comes over to adminster extreme … Continue reading

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Granny socks and yours truly.


Thanks to the wonderful situation of have a toenail hanging half off its hinge and another on its way there, I am in granny socks these days. Everywhere. In the heat of the Mumbai summer. Trust me. People faint when … Continue reading

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My Shaadi Ka Lehenga…


 …was carefully unwrapped from the mul cloth I keep it wrapped in, with the cloves to keep silverfish at bay, and the faint musty smell of something precious and stored. Yup, after I’d fallen to the ground and had old … Continue reading

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Apology accepted….


Those who read this blog regularly would remember my frothing at the mouth post about how a resident of my building almost knocked my son down within the building premises, and how a scrap ensued, where I am not ashamed … Continue reading

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Make up and moi


Had a girly discussion about make up and how, on the best of days, discovering the right shade of lipstick makes me feel I hit the jackpot in the national lottery, and how knowing that I am out, exposed to … Continue reading

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Letter to the me, of circa 1990


Hey Kiran, This is me. Or rather you. Some twenty years down the line. Yup. You’re going to reach there too. Dont snigger. Yup. Take a good hard look. And pay good attention to what I’m about to say. Dont … Continue reading

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Crunches and munches


I sat down the other day to find my stomach demanding a chair of its own. Now, whatever the wall to wall situation of the hips, my stomach, even post C-sec, has been a well behaved stomach and allows me, … Continue reading

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