Barren..

A broken dream, a smothered ray of hope An empty space, a wish gone up in smoke A life incomplete, a missing piece of soul A desire unmet, a bottomless black hole A dagger to faith, a stormy sea of doubt A fearful breath,  a fragmented sprout A lonely leaf, marking sands of time A…

Of New Beginnings, Shared Sorrows and Writing

1st of January, a new beginning, an infusion of hope and dreams of a better year ahead. This year certainly feels a lot more special. We watched the fireworks on TV and I was awed by the waterfall effect..of seeing golden liquid cascade from my beloved Harbour Bridge, the sky full of a thousand splendid…

Of Facebook movies, Walk in the park and Facetime

Facebook launched a new app recently to commemorate a decade of their existence. Its been a decade? The movie helped me walk down memory lane in the times of Orkut, waiting for a scrap and vying for good testimonials. Then followed the expectant wait for that much talked about Facebook invite which almost became a…

Of Mid-week lunches, Profile photos and Game of Thrones..

Since I moved to the city and the new job what I missed most about my old job was lunch with work mates. We were a motley group of engineers and marketing people and the hour long lunch breaks by the lovely campus lake was always the high point of my day. Fast forward to…

Of Meditation, Scrabble and Motivation

In order to meet my smart goals, I set the timer to 5 minutes and decided to meditate. I went in with no expectations or rule and realized there is a constant stream of dialogue in my mind. I decided not to check my thoughts and observe the chatter and those 5 minutes felt no…

Of Airports, New Year Resolutions and Hope..

There is something about Airports that never fails to mesmerize. The constant hub of activity, of farewells and tears, of smiles and cheers, the excitement about lands unknown, the comfort of coming home. We stuck to at least one new year’s resolution of waking up early since we had to drop off a friend to…