Ria and Vishal sat in the balcony, sipping their morning tea and surfing through the morning news. The newspaper was full of sale advertisments. "Black Friday sale" they had heard about it when they had visited their son in States 5 years back. It had been in his first Christmas abroad, and they had surprised … Continue reading That one gift !!!
I came across Richa during A2Z Blogging 2019. I saw the title "I didn't expect to be expecting" and made a mental note to read it once the A2Z was over. However, I got engaged in some professional development and was busy studying medicine for the next couple of months. I started reading it 3 … Continue reading Book Review : I didn’t expect to be expecting by Richa S Mukherjee
Relationships and Trust Have you ever lost someone's trust? Someone who really means a lot to you, but you let them down? What did you do in that case to win it back? Trust they say takes years to build, seconds to break and forever to repair. One of my friends broke his wife's trust … Continue reading
She thinks she's weak, She knows not the hidden strength within, She gives in to whatever you say, She believes all your lies, She lets her be manipulated, She underplays her beauty, her knowledge just to boost your ego, She stands for you even though you never stood for her, She has been the docile … Continue reading She
"And they lived Happily ever after" All the fairy tales, all Bollywood and Hollywood movies end when the hero marries his love interest, making us believe that marriage is all about the "the happily ever after." The truth is Marriages are ugly. Marriages are much more hardwork then the courtship. Marriage is actually realizing that … Continue reading Marriage too needs to be nurtured.
I turned 39 the day before! Most of my 30s were a troubled time. Struggling with a child who would fall ill frequently, a husband who was always busy so unavailable, and being forced into a joint family which was dysfunctional in its own way, I lost all my sheen. Initially I tried what every … Continue reading Serenity ! A way of life !
"Mummy, my tooth is paining." The little boy came crying and dashed into his mothers lap. "Ah, let me see!"His mother straightened him to have a look inside his mouth. "Oh, It's loose already! Don't worry, the tooth fairy will come at night. She will take your tooth and bring a gift for you." The … Continue reading Everyday Miracles
"Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place" - Zora Neale Hurston One of my colleagues gave me a book to read. It was written by one of his patients. The author of this book was diagnosed with a fatal lung disease, which has a very poor prognosis. Though, it usually has a … Continue reading Book Review: Who took my breath away ?