The Excitement of the New

The excitement of something new entering our life is overwhelming. The newness of it all catch our senses and seeps into our body and soul. It may be the advent of a new season, as of now, the autumn season which has adorned our lives with colours- orange, yellow and brown. It may be theContinue reading “The Excitement of the New”

The Unsettling Expectations

The flood of expectations hit her. She is aware that they are unrealistic, unrealizable. Expectations, which if she even dares to express would only lead to much acrimony and to a lot of distress. Not only would her expectations be hurled aside but she would be made to account for her intrepid behaviour. She wouldContinue reading “The Unsettling Expectations”

The Beautiful Women

Women, the world over, are beautiful, fragile, loving. Fragile on the outside but is imbued by an inner strength which can hold a family together, bear the agony of childbirth, be by her partner’s side through the storms life throws at them. She is loving and compassionate to her children. She nurtures them. She looksContinue reading “The Beautiful Women”

On a cooking spree

Cooking is an engagement. An engagement with the sights and smells of wonderful creations in the food world. Aromas of various cuisines fill the senses sometimes with nostalgia and sometimes with a longing to linger some more time in the present and savour all the good food laid in front of us. Memories of grandma’sContinue reading “On a cooking spree”