Don’t be mine.

Compelling eyes Unwary smile Coffee breath Let’s walk an extra mile ? Doting trees Dingy streets Lonely graves Hear us speak Old melodies Spark in the wind The tunes we hum Sieve the sinned Countless cups Smouldering lips High on each other The coin is flipped Love or drugs Make us gasp Together we dive…

And then it poured.

Night was dark Lights were mum The wild winds Had left their shores Soft chitter chatter Breezy pitter patter They roared & flew Like nothing was new And then it poured. They whispered a moan Murmuring through the water They looked for their home Lost & livid They knew not where to go Rushing and…

The Boy At The Airport

The flight was scheduled at 6 a.m. It was a red-eyed night for her. She knew she had been impulsive in booking the flight for the morning after the big family ceremony night knowing she wouldn’t catch up with any sleep and the journey ahead was too long. An anxious last-minute night bird that she…

‘October’ Brings An Unusual Tale of Love, Sorrow & Self Discovery

Have you heard of a little tale of the ‘Tree of Sorrow’ which loses its brightness during the daytime? There are plenty of them. Some relate it to Princess Parijathika who fell in love with the sun and some connect the tree with the mythological fantasy about Lord Krishna’s encounter with Rukmini. But the one…

Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety is a Cocktail of PKP & All The KJo Films 

From Holi sequence on Lakshman Jhoola to the girl dancing in a shimmering red saree with two suited-booted men in the trailer of SKTKS, one could whiff glimpses of Yeh Jawani Hai Diwani more than Jaya Bachchan whiffs the unison of her sons from miles away. However, I thought that after delivering two fun-filled films…

6 Reasons to watch #Padman

With this, my movie weekend comes to an end ! Here is a quick review so that I don’t get too busy or lazy to put it up.  6. Innocence The movie is shot in a village scene obviously where 97% people are shown to be excessively conservative and the rest 3% slightly open headed….

#MyNewYearGoals 2018 – Pick one or more if you like !

You know how on some nights you sleep like a baby and you are completely oblivious to what’s happening outside because all you can care about is your own little happy world ? And then there are nights when you can’t stop thinking about the miseries in the world, what will happen if you wake…

Meet my recent favourite day & night companion – The Body Shop Moringa

Meet my recent favourite day and night companion – The Body Shop Moringa. These pastel hued Moringa flowers seen on these pretty bottles have a faint fragrance that resonates with the nature-loving side of me. Thankfully, that doesn’t mean this duo smells like a garden full of flowers because that’s not where my taste wanders….

Sujan Rajmahal Palace Brings to the Pink City ‘The Rajmahal Cafe’

At the bustling heart of Rajasthan’s capital – lies Sujan Rajmahal Palace : a royal haven cocooned like an oasis in the desert. Conceived by H.H. Sawai Jai Singh II as a private palace, garden retreat built for his beloved wife, Rajmahal Palace has stood as a priceless gem to Jaipur’s history & architecture for…

A Night That Could Have Been

Sweetheart !   What if this night wasn’t a blank canvas ? But the one spotted with gazillion stars What if there weren’t so many humans around? And just the two of us looking for Mars What if I was lying on this grainy white land? Staring into your flawless beam   What if I…