Where did basic etiquette and courtesies go?

[Image source- http://www.childfun.com/themes/people/manners/] I got off the cab & said “Thank you” to the cabbie before shutting the door….  My friend looks at me in wonder and exclaims- “what was that?”  Me- What was...

Battle with the body – XVI — The Age..

We are all different.. This extends to physical, emotional and mental frameworks! The sooner we accept this the happier we will be.. I get that we are all in some race, not sure what awaits us at the finish line, but all are racing towards it. Along the journey,...

Shifting gears & professional life…

This post is one of those thats been sitting in the drafts for years… There are some that need a lot of push and nudge before they make it to the “publish” status..  The journey began back in 2007.. Yes, that long ago, a decade plus right? What...

Life within papers..

He was busy poring over some papers on the dining table. She called out to him couple of times, but no response. She went about ironing her clothes for the trip she was taking and kept glancing at him to see if he looked up or at her. No such luck. She even threw a...

Up and away , into the future…

I know its been a while since I was here… Leave alone share a few thoughts and words..Well, what better day to make a start than right after a fun Scrabble game with a friend…  We exchanged more than just tiles and words, read on to know...

Women and Power.. go for it~!

I am constantly fascinated by the things we humans do, more so women. Especially how things have changed over the years. There are days when I sit and talk with gramma about how her life was before they came to Chennai, what was the family life like, and so on. She...