The conversations

Sometimes I have these conversations in my head.Of you and me!And the universe conspiring.Of love and hatred,Of right and wrong,Of black and white,Of truth and lies,Of the reasons we were,And of the reasons we weren't.Of the love we had in our souls,And of the lust which broke us apart.Sometimes I have these images in my … Continue reading The conversations

A love story long ago

It was the year she turned 14 and Simran had her first taste of love. The innocence of it still leaves her smiling. He was going to complete his high school and she was a year junior to him. The Cupid stuck them at a wrong time, or may be that was the best time. … Continue reading A love story long ago

I wish I had been less Adjusting

Dear Neha, "Hey there! How are you feeling now?" I am confused with what I have done. I could not myself let die a slow death. I had been miserable for months. I was not able to forget the past few years, and each day thinking about it, I died a little. I would cry in bathroom, … Continue reading I wish I had been less Adjusting

Fairy Tales – 1

She grew up reading Cinderella, snow white and Thumbelina. For every girl in distress, came a prince who would love her and decode all the disorder in her life. And they lived happily ever after!Only thing, she did not know what ever happily ever after meant! Coz known of the stories told anything beyond that. … Continue reading Fairy Tales – 1

Infedilty and Indian culture

Richa is a successful doctor in a big corporate hospital in New Delhi, India. She was married to Prateek, who was also a very successful doctor in another big corporate hospital of New Delhi, India. They had a love cum arranged marriage and lived in a joint family. Sakshi was their only child and they both … Continue reading Infedilty and Indian culture

Investing in your married life.

A few years back,  I always used to be that nagging wife, as my husband was always overworked. I would barely see him home as he was always so busy climbing up the ladders of success and hardly had anytime for me. I can't comment on how it happens in an arranged marriage, but since … Continue reading Investing in your married life.

  Silences and conversations

Speech is silver, silence is gold.   This was what I learnt all my life. If someone hurls you abuses, don't reply back, just stay silent. If you don't agree, don't get into arguments, just keep silent. If you don't like something, just keep it to yourself. For silence is golden. All this seemed believable. … Continue reading   Silences and conversations