The Perfect Dream

  When you sleep Huddled in bed What is it That you dream of?   The small smile That plays on your lips That one Right there What does that mean?   Is it a friend? Playing a favorite game A song, some birds Do you know their names? Or is it me? Something funny…

Morning

I remain still

Ignoring the throb in my shoulder

A Mother’s Regret

It’s the paradox that all parents are faced with. The time when our kids are young, is also the time when we are just setting up home, establishing our careers, getting a grip on our adult responsibilities. Between the constant juggling that household chores, career requirements and social responsibilities demand, time  slips by. And before…

The Dress can be ‘Garbaged’

Couple of years back about this time I was raving and ranting about M leaving. It was all I could talk about or think about or ‘anything’ about. Two years hence I am ‘quieter’ ‘saner’ and infinitely ‘wiser’.

Which is to say…

Creating memories that last forever! Happy Diwali

We are celebrating Diwali this week. For those of you, unfamiliar with Diwali, its one of the most magical festivals of India. In a country that boasts of dozens of happy , colourful, beautiful festivals , that is no small feat! Preparations for Diwali start weeks in advance. Every nook and corner of the house…

weekly photo challenge : (sun)

Child you are the rain shower upon my soul the wind in my sail the warmth in my winter the breeze in my summer the center of  my universe the beacon of my life My Sun! child Probably, the last entry for this week’s photo challenge! But things have been a bit busy around here!…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Through

through.. I look at you my darling everyday with wonder anew is it possible could it be true? all those years that I thought me worthless nothing fruitful to do unknowing to me I was nurturing you had god kept me going only to have you is it that you always existed in me like…