The struggle is real. If you think weighing a few extra pounds than the acceptable society norms leads to body shaming, being lean is no fun either. Especially when you have to hear the following things one too many times.
I know it’s a little too late to be talking about this but for the last two weeks I have been reading about how Mumbai and mumbaikars… Read more “The city comes to rescue.”
We see it flashed in vivid colours splashed on the front page of every newspaper in the city. “Hole in a road or road in a hole?!” Potholes the size of moon craters.
These long train journeys have not just made me stronger, more tolerant, more patient but also very observant. In my 16yrs of train journey experience, I have come across a few “types” of travelers. I’m sure you all have too 😀
Bombay. People from every city want to come here to “make something of their lives” like they say. Different dreams, different aspirations, different sectors of works and different part of the city. There is one thing that connects them, The Bombay Locals. As they are rightly called The Lifeline of the city.
I have begun writing, torn the pages and tossed into the bin So Many Times (yes I have been doing this since we wrote on papers and… Read more “BomBae”
“Sit like a girl.” “Girls don’t speak so loudly. Lower your voice.” “You curse?? Girls don’t curse!” “When are you going to get married? All your cousins… Read more “Unladylike”
A free bird of the Wilderness. Exotic. Rarely spotted by the human eye. People thought it’s a myth. He found her in her full glory. Dancing the… Read more “Her”
The Bollywood songs vividly portraying the seasons so colourfuly never made sense to me. Yes, I’m a cynic and some say I’m too practical. For I am… Read more “Spring 🌸”
I have always wondered how people write and maintain a daily diary. I can’t imagine myself doing the dear diary thing every night. So I decided to… Read more “First blog post”