#SkywatchFriday – 40

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The Earth has its music for those who will listen.

Are you one of those who gets drawn to Nature? I do. As far as I remember it has always been that way for me. I’ve never felt solitude more blissful than when I’m close to the elements around me. Continue reading

The beautiful Gulmohars of Bangalore: #ThursdayTreeLove 4

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This is the season for Bangalore’s Gulmohars – or mayflower trees – to bloom and lay a glorious orange carpet of flowers. Every morning, when I go for a walk in the park, I notice the beauty of these large magnificent trees lining up the sidewalk.  Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday #25

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An empty wall comes alive with a painting, in the inner courtyard of the City Palace, Udaipur, Rajasthan. 

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(Linking up with Wordless Wednesday.)

Do not Quit!

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Sometimes, life lessons can come from the most unlikely places. It is strange now when I think of it how as an after-thought so many nuggets of wisdom have come to me in life, those which I cherish and pass on to my son who is going to be thirteen soon. Continue reading

The A-Z Blogging Challenge (2017): Theme Reveal

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It’s time for the #A-Z Blogging Challenge and for all those who are participating, preparations are already under way. This is going to be my second year of participation and even though I was not going to participate even until yesterday, I’ve had some inspiration and am now on it (much to my own surprise!!) Continue reading

Friendship – #FiveSentenceFiction

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You can always catch him hunched on the floor, by the window, staring wistfully. His little frame, hunched over, wishes for someone he could call a friend. Continue reading

Spring is coming: ThursdayTreeLove: #3

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Spring is here. As I stepped out for a walk yesterday, I couldn’t help but notice that the trees that were bare until a few days back, have tender leaves and pink blossoms on their branches. As you can see in the image, the topmost branches are still bare, which means we will have to wait a few more days to see the tree in full bloom. Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday #24

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‘Past and Present’.

(How life thrives in the midst of a ruined courtyard with derelict buildings from the once-glorious Vijayanagar Empire in Hampi.)

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(Linking up with Wordless Wednesday.)

Chance versus change #MondayMusings

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Life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.

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It’s a thought that came to my mind this morning while I was about to mark a date in my diary to see my homeopath. Continue reading