Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Hungry Tide – Amitav Ghosh

I just finished reading The Hungry Tide by Amitav Ghosh and totally loved the book. Though my plan was to read the book for an hour every night and finish it over a few days, I just could not put … Continue reading

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Reunion

She walked in the courtyard, remembering that warm summer afternoon, when he put the gulmohar flower in her hair, and kissed her for the first time. Ayesha could still feel the butterflies in her stomach. At long last, she would … Continue reading

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Rise and Shine!

Instead of buying a calendar this year, I decided to create my own monthly calendar and print it. I have liked it so far, because it gives me a chance to personalize it with pictures and quotes based on how … Continue reading

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Lost in art!

Do you see how this artist is lost in his painting? I’m always amazed by how much talent individuals have, and how some people excel even in the absence of significant opportunities. I wonder if he paints because he’s passionate … Continue reading

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Pretty pretty!

I and both my sisters love getting mehandi or henna patterns painted on our hands. I love how it smells, patiently sitting and getting it done, and the color the next day! When we used to live at home, S2 … Continue reading

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Isn’t this cool?

On my first day in La Jolla, I had just reached the shoreline when I saw that there was a hiking trail on the cliffs along the coast. It was so beautiful that I decided to hike and enjoy the … Continue reading

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An interesting ten!

Isn’t this cool, how the bills/notes from different countries are displayed on the bar! All these bills are from the patrons who have visited this restaurant. Do you see the ten dollar bill in the center? Do you know which … Continue reading

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