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10 Things About Me...

1. My two front teeth are falsies. Sometimes, when I'm kissing, they come loose. It's very embarrassing. It never happens when I...

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The Ghost of My Grandfather

A couple of weeks back, I started to write about my paternal grandfather in an attempt to piece together his life from the bits of informati...

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Julie, Julia, and the three of us

Julie, Julia, and the three of us

I realised that Julie & Julia was playing at my friendly neighbourhood multiplex after all, so I caught the movie on Monday at 11 am. I...

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Baking Sunday

Baking Sunday

Remember the last time I baked a cake? Well, I never learn. So with Mom's birthday around the corner, I decided to bake another cake. Th...

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Answers

Narendra's question had nothing to do with my blog or me. Obviously, it's the first one I will answer. 1. Is Steven Spielberg really...

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Q&A

Dear Friends, Bloggies and Lurkers, I'd like to try something I just read about on a website on blogging. So here goes - if you have a q...

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The Nearness of You

The Nearness of You

Thumbing through his phonebook, he found her number buried in the alphabetical order. When did he take it off speed dial? He couldn't...

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My Grandfather's Chair

My Grandfather's Chair

Grandpa died when I was five. He had been under the weather for a few months before suffering a stroke. I remember Daddy taking me to the ho...

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Light

Light

May you be happy, may you have fun, may you feel like the rising sun! Shubh Deepavali and a prosperous New Year, everyone.

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This is my truth, tell me yours

I did not vote today. I'm hoping my not casting a vote actually makes a difference and Raj Thackeray becomes the Chief Minister of Mahar...

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For K, who walks down the aisle tomorrow.

For K, who walks down the aisle tomorrow.

On Marriage Kahlil Gibran You were born together, and together you shall be forevermore. You shall be together when the white wings of death...

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Wanderlove

Live the wondrous life I wish for me The blue and the yellow I cannot paint The green and the gold I cannot touch Smile every place that you...

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Venus Girl

You call me your Venus girl As I pull you in with these Familiar words at first, Then tie you up in The hidden worlds they explore. You orbi...

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Cheyenne

I see her in my dreams sometimes, Sometimes, in the bathroom mirror When it's fogged up and warm And my feet are cold. I see her in his ...

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I Am

thisclosetogivingup.

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Eggs, Sunny Side Up

“I just can’t be with you anymore,” he muttered, peering into the newspaper in his hands. No one could tell how hard he was clutching those...

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Soundtrack

Comfortably Numb by Pink Floyd Boy meets girl. Girl meets boy. Boy woos girl. Only Waiting For You by Crosby, Stills & Nash Boy swee...

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Golden Daisy for the Dude

Dear You, I said I would raise a toast to you on your birthday, even though I hate drinking alone, and I did. So here’s what happened. I th...

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Ahaa! Moment

I'm so happy to have inherited my Dad's sense of humour and my Mom's resilience. Who am I kidding? It just means that if I were ...

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