#FictionFridays #Day90of100 A short story that I wrote in 22 minutes. ~~~~~ 2004, July 3rd, Saturday 08:30 AM “This is it! The big day! Come on, Ana, smile… We’ve done it, finally.” Ananya rubbed a hand over her tired eyes and grinned up at Aditya. She took a deep breath to savour the moment, letting… Continue reading Day 90: The Shared Dream
#ThrowOffThursdays #Day89of100 Myths and legends are everywhere around us. With just two more posts remaining in this series, I am not going to veer far away from this topic, or interpret any loose definitions of this. Instead, I am going to settle with two very, very famous phobias – and yes, break the myths around… Continue reading Day 89: The Number and the Fear
This poem is a mixture. Of hope, of emotions, and feelings. What is it that drives us in life, if not the hope of another day, yet another chance to get what we need, want and desire. ~~~~~ So close and yet far An outward spiral of time - Each iteration a complex swirl Stop-gap… Continue reading Day 88: There is Always Another Day!
#TamilTuesdays #Day87of100 Song: Vaiyathu Vaazhvirgaal Poet: Aandal Verse: நெய்யுண்ணோம் பாலுண்ணோம் நாட்காலே நீராடி* மையிட்டு எழுதோம் மலரிட்டு நாம் முடியோம்* செய்யாதன செய்யோம் தீக்குறளைச் சென்றோதோம்* ~~~~~ Lyrics Courtesy: http://godharangan.blogspot.com/p/blog-page.html ~~~~~ Transliteration: Neiyunnom Paal unnom Naatkaale Neeradi Maiyittu Ezhudhom Malarittu Naam Mudiyom Seiyyadhana Seiyyom Theekkuralai Sendrodhom ~~~~~ Maasanaam Margasheershoham – I am the month of Maargazhi, says Lord Krishna. So now that… Continue reading Day 87: Aandal’s Vows of Love
#MotivationMondays #Day86of100 Motivation is having a dream It is not easy to trudge through the bland monotony of everyday life but few things make the journey worthwhile. The first and foremost of them is to have a dream. Dreams lead to hopes, and hopes to plans. And with the planning, there comes the fire from… Continue reading Day 86: Dream, Hope and a Forever
#SnapItSundays #Day85of100 Caption: The Talos who fought the Stymphalian Birds Location: AGS Cinemas, Thyagaraya Nagar, Chennai (2.0 film promotional model) The Happy Post of the day is here!
#SongbirdSaturdays #Day84of100 Peppy songs exist for one reason – to uplift our moods to an extent where even sad feet tap their way away to dance. It is an alchemical process. There is something to be said about music being the best medicine in some cases. There is so much variety to make things interesting… Continue reading Day 84: The Peppy Song of Happy Feet
#FictionFridays #Day83of100 The huge glass and wood lobby table was decorated with bright and shiny ornaments of the holiday season. And as her driver took the car away, Lia got down and walked into the office, immediately assaulted by a riotous rainbow of colours. There was an ominous lull in the conversations as she entered.… Continue reading Day 83: The Candy Cane.
#ThrowOffThursdays #Day82of100 For today’s freestyling posts (because that is what these have become) I am dealing with a different nice superstition. Something I am really a fan of because of the way it shaped my childhood. We have all been there. I do not know about others but I have found shadows very fascinating since… Continue reading Day 82: On Dancing Shadows
#WordyWednesdays #Day81of100 Is everything as it seems in life? Are the doors once closed better left that way? Are the broken friendships waiting to be mended? Is there anything that happened this year for you guys that is going to matter as much in five years as it does today? The muse goes on. ~~~~~… Continue reading Day 81: Life As A Pendulum