Category Archives: Childhood

A Coastal Summer

an intense nocturnal downpour, thunder struck the neighbouring tree, my heart crumbled. i woke up in a far away land by a vast and murky sea, unable to smell salt or hear the water sing. pondering on the sweltering weather, … Continue reading

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It smells like Christmas, again…

Christmas means enjoying gusts of crisp cold winds, While chomping on choco-rum balls, and marzipan rinds. Christmas means warm boots and sweet sunshine. And, greeting friends and family over generous gulps of mulled wine. Christmas means memories of a childhood … Continue reading

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In Search of Tradition

This post comes a bit late due to a rather demanding work and travel schedule; however, better late than never! And, this one is for all ‘Probasi Bengalis’ in their thirties and more, who even after years of living away … Continue reading

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Chasing the Ball – an accidental fan

When I was a little girl in Calcutta, football or soccer, as it’s called in some parts of the world, was a way of life. In this part of India, cricket and tennis were popular, but they still hadn’t seen … Continue reading

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Midnight Musings

Can’t sleep. Somehow the smell of rain, the wind in my hair, the heightened sense of pain is making me acutely sad, and nostalgic for a past I am leaving behind. Uncertain about the future, I wait like an oppressed … Continue reading

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See the World through Street Markets

Traveling to exotic locales doesn’t always have to be intent on grand adventures and meticulous planning. It can turn out to be just as fun if you focus on small happinesses and sudden highs, such as when you’re wandering around … Continue reading

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No Ordinary Love!

It started recently. Though, in reality it all began a long time ago. I mean, my life long love affair with jewellery, art, design and style. Ever since I was a kid, I’ve been fascinated by jewellery in all shapes … Continue reading

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