Prisoner of Azkaban

“Honey, we have to cover this up, it looks so ugly over there!” I look up to see my wife pointing at a space in the wall which is disfigured and uneven due to water seepage. “Can we put this painting there? That way it doesn’t show? Right?” “Yes, that would be okay” With glee, […]

Shall I Compare Thee to a Malicious Abuser?

What is love? The most asked question with the most bone-cringing, soul-stinging, winsome and lonesome answers. I’m not going there-because I don’t know what it is. I am here to talk about something else. I’ll tell you what love is not. I’m gonna tread dangerous waters here and mention the word abuse. It’s messy and […]

The Love Factory

“Ultimately, all feelings can be reduced to either Love or Fear…”- Dr. Shyam Bhat When I read this, I initially found myself disagreeing- that it has to be more. Where is the anger, hate, apathy in all this? Aren’t they part of the ‘ultimate’? I got down to thinking of the roots of all the negative emotions and […]

Serendipity

I sometimes am amused how life turns out. How someone who once was just another human being in this huge world, now becomes someone who stands out from the gazillions of others. Someone who could be easily replaceable becomes someone whose place no one else can take. It’s lovely reminiscing on how we meet our […]