Monthly Archives: September 2010

Of a wardrobe crisis…


I should have seen this coming, I really should have. It is, after all, the festive season looming large, and coupled with this the wedding season right bang ahead. So what does one have? A calendar that is dotted with … Continue reading

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And this is what mothers are made of


This piece of news in the papers touched me to my core. More than the article, the visual of the mother kissing her baby, as she listened to what was being discussed. Of course, the baby is so incredibly cute … Continue reading

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In which I was a compere…


Before a live audience no less. An audience of a substantial number. It was enough to dry my mouth out and make my tongue parchment. I am not a person who gets onto stage easily. When cameras are pointed, I … Continue reading

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Of cab rides…


I needed to get to Raghuvanshi Mills this morning by 11 am for work. On normal days this would not be a problem. I would sit in the car, and say in calm, measured tones, “Tulsi Pipe Road, le lo, … Continue reading

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The thin belt….


…and the tucked in shirt. A terrifying new fashion trend I am seeing cropping up everywhere with stick insects rushing in hordes to wear checked and other variants of fitted shirts. And tuck them into the pant waists which are … Continue reading

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