Found and Lost

demonetization- the worth and worthlessness of an ordinary note.

The saviour

Samaira was a regular girl, and other than her rather unique name, she was really just a plain Jane.  In college, while many girls would fantasize about fairy tale weddings and having babies, she and her friends scoffed at the idea. She could never imagine herself as a mother. The image of snotty kids whining…

This or that?

To be or not to be…to do or not to do…these are just a few of the many questions…

Heritage walk: deras of the “van gujjars”

This was that rare Sunday when I did not mind sacrificing my late morning in bed for a walk instead-after all, it was an event organised by the ever resourceful and enthusiastic “Been there Doon that” group- a visit to the dera of the “Van Gujjars“. Having missed the bus, quite literally, by five minutes,…

A heartfelt note of appreciation

 This is something that I wrote two years back , a genuine note of thanks and appreciation to the teachers, when my son joined a new school… From the anxiety-ridden, long drawn process of admission (for us parents, at least) to the first tearful day in KG (for both my son and myself) and then to…