Life

Are we still our nine-year-old selves? #MondayMusings

I was nine years old when the movie Bombay was released. Our whole extended family had gone to watch it in a theater nearby. In those days kids below the age of five were not required to get themselves tickets and additionally not be allotted seats as well. And like...

Taking up a morning schedule is me!

Procrastination? It has started to sound more like assassination to me. Given the number of dreams, ideas and intentions it takes down with it. Killing a thought now has a new terminology for human race. Yes no aces for that guess. If google is your best friend (I...

Why did I fire my maid?

Very recently I happened to fire my maid. Yes you women may read the last three words again and shudder. It took a lot of strength and strong intentions to put the act in motion. Not to forget complete procrastination that lasted more than a year. She was rude from...

Managing your personal crisis #MondayMusings

Today wasn't a very happy day. I was cranky, angry, miserable and swimming in a pool of self-pity. And to add to my woes it was Sunday. One day which makes all the other days look pale in front of it. Due to certain events and people, I managed to screw it up. Screw...

Agatha Christie’s real life disappearing act #MondayMusings

Last weekend I happened to visit the Pune International Literary Festival that was held in the city. It was a three day event which saw various authors and speakers flank the event indulging in book readings, talks shows and workshops plenty. But what was more...