Have you ever been in love? Love, so powerful, that it is self-destructive? So powerful in fact, that it turns you bitter and caustic towards each other? It numbs your feelings and leaves you high and dry? Continue reading
It was pretty much out-of-the-blue. The opportunity. I never win anything. Especially, these online competitions. But, I finally did. I was one of the two lucky winners of a Twitter contest and I won myself a complimentary buffet lunch cum spa in this cozy restaurant called ‘Out of the Blue’ in Bandra. Irony, yes? I know. Continue reading
“Oh, come on. We don’t have much time. Half an hour. Let’s finish this!” she giggled.
It was a cool winter evening in Bombay. The dark, small, yet cosy Café Leopold had more foreigners than Indians, sitting, talking, drinking and laughing.
They sat on one small table facing each other. There was a huge beer tower kept between them. As they kept guzzling down the beer, conversations kept flowing. Continue reading
This is that time of the year again, when everyone in the world wants your good. Or so it seems. Everyone sends you ‘happy and prosperous’ new year wishes via various mediums – Texts/ Whatsapp/ BBM/ Facebook/ Twitter/ G-Talk, you name it. Only a percent out of these people will actually bother to make a call and wish, or even better, meet you and wish. That probably shows what these wishes truly mean. It is more of a custom than a heartfelt gesture. Continue reading