White shirt and Blue jeans… a tale as old as time.

Trends come and go. What looked cool a year ago might seem boring today. But, if there’s a style that has stood the test of time, it’s ‘White shirt and Blue jeans‘. Nothing screams chic yet effortless like a pair of jeans worn with…

SUNSCREEN 101

I know, I know, the name of the blog post probably hints to it being a boring read. Fret not, in order to ensure that you don’t fall asleep mid-reading, I have covered the topic of sunscreens as answers to questions that normally hound…

Florals forever

Spring is like rewarding a child for her/his good behaviour with chocolates. After enduring months of dreary winter, nature decides to bless us with a riot of colors in the name of spring as a reward. The temperature is not too cold and not…

Dress like Emma

If I could, I would wear dresses every day for the rest of my life and would not mind one bit. During my primary school days, we were permitted to wear ‘colored dress‘ on Wednesdays. On one such Wednesday, in the first grade, I remember…

This….is not ok!!!

SCENE 1 LOCATION – Hospital CHARACTERS – a junior doctor and a senior doctor. A young male doctor is pacing anxiously in his superior’s chamber as it’s the first day of his new posting and he has to report to his superior first. The…

Indira – Chapter 7

CHAPTER 7 Just when she thought that that dirty, white Maruti car with an ugly frog logo on the front glass would be the last thing that she would see, Indu felt someone yanking her towards the sidewalk. The second she stepped onto the…

Indira – Chapter 6

Previously… Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 CHAPTER 6 “D unit, stay back. I would like to discuss some issues with you first. Follow me” saying so Atharv went inside an adjacent room that connected the two wards — 203…

‘Hope’ in the time of COVID-19

The life as we know it has forever been changed by something that’s not even visible to a naked eye. It is day 19 of lockdown in India, and it’s day 22 since the stay-at-home or ‘The New York State on PAUSE’ order was…

‘Duck hunt’, Kaveri and Thatha

‘Dhan, dhan, dhan…’ the ancient clock on the wall in the front passage of dodammi’s* house chimed 12 times very slowly, as if it was bored out of its mind and had given up on life. Sharing a similar sentiment were the 7 of…

STAY POSITIVE & STAY HOME

Hello guys, I am sure that by now everyone on this planet has heard the word ‘Coronavirus’—unless you have been living under a rock all this time— and how it’s wreaking havoc in every continent save for Antarctica, at the time of writing this…