Silver Screen: Gimme a Whiskey, baby

Take a quote from your favorite movie — there’s the title of your post. Now, write! “Gimme a whiskey, ginger ale on the side. And don’t be stingy, baby.” (Greta Garbo, Anna Christie (1930)) Play clip: (57 k)  Wordy has given us reasons to drink. And I need it desperately baby Toast to one of […]

Proud of me? Let me recall…..

 I admired my plants, took a sip of herbal tea…. cool breeze was playing with my locks, my younger one was busy in getting a perfect somersault. I didn’t hesitate to capture a moment in my camera. In the meanwhile daily prompt appeared and I sighed….It said When was the last time someone told you […]

Planting a water garden for dummies

I thought of presenting you ‘Wikis for Dummies’ when I came to know that you know nothing about a thing which I know more than most of the people? Very complicated huh ! I think  dummies ! Since most people know almost everything now a days, How?  We are e-souls who have mouse and Google […]

WPC: Scale in shades of Red

Well we have to play with scale. Well, let me share some photos of my choice for this theme. This one was clicked from an airplane window showing the plane’s engine against the ant-like background of the ground below.. It is fun spinning yarn on charkha( spinning wheel) isn’t it?  Have a closer look Hope you […]

No,Thanks: Who wants to come here?

When I was a child I was told about heaven and hell Good spirits go to heaven and hell is evil’s dwell I would have definitely chosen hell as a place They would throw me in hot oil , let me not chase But with age I understood the secret of life Heaven and hell both are […]

An offer I had to accept: Sabarmati Ashram

We both left home early in the morning, kept driving till evening taking short breaks in  between and finally reached Ahemdabad in the evening, we checked in room to freshen up, had a early dinner so that we could hit the bed as soon as possible. While I was watching T.V. my husband went and […]

Breaking the Laws: I didn’t feel Sorry

“Oh my God ! You have come in a salwar suit?” was the first reaction of the co coordinator of senior wing of a missionary school where I was teaching. I felt embarrassed, I looked around to find some of the colleagues giving me a puzzled look. The female teachers were wearing sari and the […]

Why can’t I do both?

I love to write but where are the prompts? I love to read but where is the grid? I can feel the dissatisfaction, not only mine The fun of writing daily prompts is on decline Sick of replying senseless questions Not enough to push us, utter confusion Why can’t I read and write at the […]