Monthly Archives: June 2013

The Conversation.

The location: A mobile phone service center. The occasion: I had gone to collect a repaired handset. The participants: Me and the person, obviously a farmer, sitting next to me. The reason: Both of us were waiting to be called … Continue reading

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Puppy Love.

I hope that you enjoy reading this post on the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where eleven of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by me. The ten other bloggers who write regularly are, in … Continue reading

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Espresso Maker.

When I was in Chennai in February for a family re-union, I stayed with Sheela and Mohan, my cousin and his wife and was spoilt silly by them. During that stay, Mohan kept me going with some excellent coffee and … Continue reading

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What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up?

This post has been at the back of my mind for a long time and every now and then something triggers off the thought. The LBC topic and What I Do/Did For A Living, got one of my readers to … Continue reading

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I was in the rural parts of our district over the week end, where the monsoon has been very active. It is breathtakingly beautiful.

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Story 2. My First Kiss – Sequel.

The first installment of this story can be found here. Sharada came over to the hotel in the evening and we spent a couple of hours catching up with all that had happened since our bus stop trysts. No, we … Continue reading

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