Category Archives: Quick thoughts

Short writings on things I think about.

Salman Khan was on Koffee with Karan and I thought about it

Salman Khan was on the season premiere of ‘Koffee with Karan’ and it was amazing. He was really real. He made Karan Johar squirm. It was fulfilling. Salman Khan’s real-ness did not match the distanced frilly energy of Karan Johar. Here … Continue reading

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Things I believe Adults should have figured out but I have failed

a.k.a Third world problems 1. Laundry My laundry is like a growing baby. It puts on weight at a rapid pace and it is never coming down. I should have a game plan how to battle this monstrosity, but have … Continue reading

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Amy Poehler, How I love thee

This post is about my unconditional, innate, will-hit-you-if-you-even-try-to-convince-me-otherwise, belief that Amy Poehler and I would be friends if we met. My situation humor would fit in perfectly with her creative comedy, my supportive audience would complement her theatrics and she will love … Continue reading

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Dating and me

P.S. This post was also published over on talkingcranes.com. Thank you to the wonderful ladies plugging away over there and my mom, for making it happen. The article is here if you want to check it out. Thanks 🙂   As a woman of … Continue reading

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@100 : It’s ok

  @100 is a self inflicted goal to express an idea in 100 words or less. I stole borrowed this idea from the blog infinite awe, where Kate writes stories in 100 words or less. This story is inspired by my friendship … Continue reading

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Friendship

To my friends. I don’t know the exact moment when we went from being friendly to being friends. When our friendship was new it felt the same day to day, but was a subtly dynamic time, adding new layers to our connection. … Continue reading

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Being human

When someone hurts you they seem monsterly in their malice.  Its hard to remember that they are human. It’d do us well to remember that all of us have our own sense of right and wrong, and do the best … Continue reading

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My life is full of nuts

Old Story I found in an old mail. I wrote this to a friend to explain my evening. I was swimming with Ma and my brother, P. It was peaceful, the whole huge pool to ourselves in the night with … Continue reading

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The end of an era

I’m moving to a new city. I’m nervous and excited for all I have to find but hate saying good-bye to all I leave behind.

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I’m in between

Everything’s stuck, Everything’s in-between, and I cannot do a thing, Except live this in-between. I am overwhelmed. I cannot say I do not like where my life is heading and neither can I say I dislike where I have been. … Continue reading

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Because my mommy loves me

There are times when all of us face our truths and watch them melt against reality. The reality of our lives cause us to change what we believe in or at least face a situation under which all we stand … Continue reading

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Job-hunt for Dummies

Why don’t you like me? – Mika Step 1 : Find a source of joy that will not wilt in the face of hard trying times. This source of joy should be able to instill in you a sense of … Continue reading

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Word Riot

I am what I am not as much as I am what I am. I can be all there is to be as long as I just let myself be. If I said what I said and asked you to … Continue reading

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Unrest

I’m worthy of sleep. I just wish I knew how to find it when I need it the most. So I’m awake and I have this feeling inside me that I can’t fight anymore. Its a feeling of disintegration. When everything … Continue reading

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An ode to first times

So I tried a couple of things lately that I thought I’d never try. But I did, if nothing for but sheer boredom, and lo and behold, I surprised myself. I really enjoyed them. The things I tried were typically … Continue reading

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