Accords of understanding

“I’m blogging about my #MagicOfWarmth moment at BlogAdda in association with Parachute Advansed Hot Oil”     The warmth of any relationship has powerful manifestations in joy and good health and this relationship could be with anyone – spouse, sibling, pet, family, friends…During life’s troughs, these relationships blossom bringing that zest back into our lives. […]

What’s in a name? -Plenty!

“What’s in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.” Drama and skits are out of bounds for me and definitely not the romantic Romeo and Juliet but I invite William Shakespeare to resurrect in India and apply for the myriad applications for various identities, right from […]

Multitasking…who me?

‘You are behaving like Swamy’s grandmother’, said my son irritatingly, for the umpteenth time.   For the uninitiated, Swaminathan aka Swami is the adorable character in the first of the trilogy written by R K Narayan called as “Swamy and friends”….you can read the excerpts of the glorious conversation between the two at the end of […]

The Chennai Local

  It took me 47 years to ride the pale green monster of the Chennai suburban transport, one of the excesses of the Colonial Raj, launched in the 1930s, that has stood the test of time  and ravages of people and retained its old world charm amidst the swanky metro rapid rail that dot most […]