Reminiscing the childhood days when I took part in Lohri celebrations in the north, and later learning how similar yet different the celebrations are in the south. My earliest memories of Lohri(harvest festival in the north of India) include going around houses with a bunch of friends seeking sweets made out of sesame seeds, peanuts,... Continue Reading →
‘Tis that time of the year…
'Tis that time of the year, the season of joy and cheer, when the hopes are high, and the reindeer’s fly, with dreams in hand, from the promised land. 'Tis that time of the year, bundled under a Christmas tree, decorated with loads of glee. when the stars shine, when the candy canes are aligned,... Continue Reading →
The Onam I remember.
An article which is special in many ways, it reminds me of home and the memories connected. Onam, a festival all Keralites celebrate comes with a lot of memories. Read through for mine.
My First Best Friend
She came running to me huffing & puffing across the massive sports field in our school. Her cheeks all red, her forehead smeared in sweat and eyes watery. And she asked “ Why didn’t you say goodbye to me?”. Taken aback by the sudden intervention and burst of love, I couldn't comprehend what just happened.... Continue Reading →