It's 6 am in the morning. The alarm goes tring-tring. In the haze of the sleep, I search for the culprit, spreading out my hands wide over the bedside table. My hand manages to catch the mobile phone. Gone are the days of the old-styled table clocks, which could be shut with a thump on … Continue reading Change is the only constant!
Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Start Up.
I had been following Elizabeth Holmes trial and had ever since wanted to read this book by John Carreyrou, the journalist who exposed Theranos and exposed the truth about the once proclaimed youngest self made female billionaire. Having worked in Diagnostic industry for past 15 years, I was curious to know how a person without … Continue reading Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Start Up.
Somewhere in the middle of a busy emergency or an Intensive care unit, a voice sounds "Code Blue.. Floor No.." Doctors and nurses rush leaving whatever they are doing to aide those who are already handling the crisis. These would be the moments of adrenaline rush in any medics life. I started in the field … Continue reading Code Blue
A Blank New Canvas!
2023 is here. Another new year! Another new beginning! A blank new page to start writing once again. A new start where you can deliberately choose to start anew, forget all the painful chapters and write your story from a new start. There was a time in my life when I had questions about the … Continue reading A Blank New Canvas!
Cold winds from the Arctic have pushed over to England. The United Kingdom has had the coldest December over the last few days. Thursday morning, we woke up to see frost covering the cars, the roads, rooftops, shrubs, and trees. Autumn had already ripped the trees off the leaves. They were no longer green or … Continue reading The Procrastinator
Of the cold weather & the warm friendships!
The weather has been getting colder each week, though people keep reminding me that this has been the warmest November in years. Yet, for a person who has lived across in soaring highs, my bones have still not got accustomed to the cold. I feel each drop in the Celsius scale and searching google for … Continue reading Of the cold weather & the warm friendships!
Learning to love nature!
Another Sunday! And I'm trying to be regular in writing. It's one of those rare sunny days and I can see the clear blue skies. In Dubai, I used to wonder, why we had the weather app on our phones. It would always remain hot and sunny. It's here, I realise how much it matters … Continue reading Learning to love nature!
Life is all about choices we make!!
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,And sorry I could not travel bothAnd be one traveler, long I stoodAnd looked down one as far as I couldTo where it bent in the undergrowth;Then took the other, as just as fair,And having perhaps the better claim,Because it was grassy and wanted wear;Though as for that the … Continue reading Life is all about choices we make!!
Back to Blog after a long time!
It's been months away from blogging. I have been thinking of coming back to this sacred place since months now, but then the procrastinator in me keeps putting it off to an unknown date. The past few months were a frenzy of a different sort. It had started as a quenching of a thirst, of … Continue reading Back to Blog after a long time!
The Saga of a Smartphone!
“If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.” Bette Davis My first mobile phone was in 2002; a Nokia 3315, which was purchased from my internship stipend savings and from the monthly allowance that my parents used to send me. The purchase was born out of the need … Continue reading The Saga of a Smartphone!