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Tamarind City

A Tamarind City by Bishwanath Ghosh Back when I was in college, one of my favourite things about Sunday was reading the Magazine and Metro Plus supplements of the week’s The Hindu newspaper. The kind of stories published and the style … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Fresh

When I saw the words ‘Fresh’ and ‘Taste’ in this week’s photo challenge, the first thing that came to my mind was ‘Filter Coffee’. Chennai is rather famous for its filter coffee. It is typically served in an ever-silver tumbler … Continue reading

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Across the Fence…

Drops of water began to trickle down its dark green leaves. It was raining. Hiding its tears in the rain the plant looked across the fence …….. Continue reading

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What not to do during a power cut

There’s that sickeningly sweet voice telling you to “Please check the number you have dialled”.
– In those rare occasions when an actual human picks up your call, you hear the redundant answer “In another half an hour Madam”.. That’s probably the 3rd half an hour I’m in. Apparently he was teaching me the time paradox. Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Big

Back from hibernation, my dear bloggers ! It’s been a really long time since I logged on to WordPress and I thought I’d break the streak with a weekly photo challenge. I have three Big entries here. This picture was … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Wrong

The bird looking through the bars somehow conveyed a sense of their freedom being snatched away Continue reading

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The Sound of Music …

It gets you through difficult times. It helps you celebrate euphoric moments. It is the much needed bottle of glucose at the end of a tiring day. Ah I love music. Well, who doesn’t? Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Fleeting Moment

I was rummaging through my computer to find a suitable picture .. Well, I have three and two of them from my early morning beach-walk a couple of weeks back. That one is my favourtie of the lot. It has … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Hands

I really like the theme for this week’s photo challenge – Hands .This is a picture of my Sister during her Engagement party . That was the first time we both actually tried out ‘proper’ Mehndi designs .. Mehndi is … Continue reading

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Bonus anyone ?

People always have some things which bring them memories of their childhood days . It may be little crayons ,comic books ,old commercials ,cassettes or push pencil (As my friend recalls ‘ook Pencil) . Continue reading

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