Let Her Be

"Tring, Tring" The shrill sound of her ringtone jolted her from sleep. Slowly, she fumbled with the switches and glanced at the time. 2.30am! "Who is calling me at this unmanly hour ?"Lost in her jumbled thoughts, Richa searched for the ringing mobile phone. A look at the screen confused her even more. She had … Continue reading Let Her Be

It could have been Me!It could have been You!

I was just 15 then. It had already got dark so as soon as the class finished, I rushed back home. Somewhere I felt, I was being followed. I quickened my pace. He too matched my steps. Just before my house, there was a turn which was not well lit. That was crossroads. He didn't … Continue reading It could have been Me!It could have been You!

A woman is no Man – Etaf Rum.

It's all about the choices you have!! Just finished reading this poignant tale of love and loss. The book kept me hooked till the end. It made me cry, made me think at the unfairness in life, but also left a glimmer of hope. Isra, Deya and Sarah are the main protagonists. Isra makes a … Continue reading A woman is no Man – Etaf Rum.

Reputation or Morals !!

Neha was bubbling with anger as she reached the office. The collateral was the poor peon who had cleaned her table. My seat is the one besides her. I kept watching her for an hour. She couldn't locate the file right in front of her, and for that she blasted everyone she could. Her face … Continue reading Reputation or Morals !!

I don’t like the word Feminism anymore !!

I used to call myself a Feminist. I would feel irritated by the so called prejudices we have to face in the name of tradition in the patriarchal society we live in. However, over the years, I have found it's the females who back bite a female. Whether it is marriage, home or office, the … Continue reading I don’t like the word Feminism anymore !!

Book Review : Two Rings later

Title : Two Rings Later Author : Sujil Chandra Bose Book Blurb : This is an unusual story, partly real and partly fiction. It is a story that moves around a young woman and three men around her. She is married to the first, living with the second and falls hopelessly in love with the … Continue reading Book Review : Two Rings later

Book Review : The Mistress of spices by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

I had been reading a lot lately, but somehow never reviewed any and left it for later. Later never comes, so I have decided to review the book on the day I finish. "Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni" I had come across this author through Blogchatter A to Z, 2018 where she was a mentor. Her books … Continue reading Book Review : The Mistress of spices by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Book Review : Tara by Anshu Bhojnagarwala

Title of the Book : Tara Author : Anshu Bhojnagarwala Published on Blogchatter Ebook carnival, Season 3 Tara is written by blogger and author Anshu Bhojnagarwala. This was the 1st book I read out of the 55 books uploaded in the Blogchatter Ebook Carnival. What attracted me towards the book was it's cover. The face … Continue reading Book Review : Tara by Anshu Bhojnagarwala

Tale of Pregnancy

I couldn't stand on my feet even. My legs and feet were already swollen up, and walking a few feet would make me realize my plight. To add to it, the head never stopped throbbing. It was 8th month only and I could not sleep uninterrupted for more than 1 hour at night. Either I … Continue reading Tale of Pregnancy