What do I want to become?

It was the first day of school after vacations. Children of class 2 were filling into the classroom and smiling as they were welcomed by their teacher, Miss Malini. Miss Malini had a pleasant personality and was always warm towards children. She had a way with children and they loved talking to her. Once the […]

The Perfect Gentleman #InternationalMensDay

As she walked into the party, a hush came down. She was looking stunning as usual. Sania Mehrotra was the star of today’s event. A young talented beautiful woman who had become the youngest VP in the company. She was to relocate to Singapore next month with her family to join the corporate office and […]

Prajakta – The lonely tree

It is pretty lonely nowadays. My friends are long gone in the name of ‘development’ There are a few new neighbors but they all seem so ‘posh’ and ‘pretty’ just like the many people who wiz past me. Always hurrying to work, dropping kids, going somewhere in their big smoke-spewing things called ‘cars’! My neighbors […]

The protective umbrella #Wowe

A strange sight met those rushing past the government school on the fringes of the big city. Just outside the school gates was a new highway. To the left of the school gate, were big umbrellas lining the road. The umbrellas were fixed to bamboo stands and went till the edge of the highway, where […]

It definitely seemed as if the best gynecologist in Delhi could be found at Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science and Research

How to take care of your pregnant wife

We always fuss around a pregnant woman and her needs, however do we give enough thought to what goes on in her husband’s mind? It is his first time too! Frankly, I never gave this a thought when I was pregnant but when my friend mentioned it with concern in his voice; I suddenly realized […]

Life comes a full circle for Rohit as he helps his village

When Life comes a Full Circle

Rohit was a first generation expat from his family. He went to USA for pursuing his Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering and then settled there. Rohit had everything that a typical well-settled expat Indian is expected to have – a green card, a home, a family and a job profile that anybody would be envious […]

The Cradle

Curious of all the commotion in the neighboring room, a heavily pregnant Pooja went in to have a look She saw numerous beautiful wooden toys, silverware and an exquisite handcrafted cradle! That’s the cradle of Amey’s grandfather! Amey himself and now Amey’s child will play in this cradle, her MIL beamed. Pooja was stunned looking […]

Nostalgia #writebravely

It was a typical busy, dull day at office The familiar ping on the phone made me look at the screen, An FB friend request from a long lost friend blinked on the screen A familiar rush of happiness surged through me as I saw the name Nostalgia consumed me and the countless happy memories […]