• Now Reading…


    Presently i’m reading two books. One a classic, and another from a new author – A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth and The Serpentine Scrolls by Alcatraz Dey. Read more

    Posted on 24 September 2017 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Festives, Good and Bad

    Festives, Good

    I had been away for a long while, as my personal and professional commitments had taken a higher priority. And I’m back to my good world of blogging, which sadl... Read more

    Posted on 24 September 2017 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Conversations

    with strangers, acquaintances, friends, near-and-dear, oneself are a part of everyday life. There are times when we go conversation-less with many of them (I... Read more

    Posted on 18 May 2017 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Movements and Moments

    Life is all about movements and moments. We keep moving from place to place, from situations to situations, from people to people, from this to that, creating... Read more

    Posted on 26 February 2017 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Blogging, Breaks, Bromance

    Blogging, Breaks, Bromance

    Big break from blogging comes to an end, and I return to this boisterous world, again! There could be no better time than this period of transition and... Read more

    Posted on 20 January 2017 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Lie

    A lie was said So perfect And beautiful, And real! A real Lie! A lie was believed So deep And fitting, And true! A true Lie! A lie was lived So pure And... Read more

    Posted on 08 August 2016 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Dawn

    I woke up today, as usual, to a lazy morning. And then struck a sudden poetic thought, “..the demons of darkness have slept, as the spirits of light are waking... Read more

    Posted on 03 August 2016 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Tumkur Diary

    Tumkur Diary

    I’ve been in and around Tumkur for quite a few months. A place that I’ve heard of, located in maps, heard occasionally, and had never thought would visit, forge... Read more

    Posted on 15 June 2016 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Songs of Spring

    Songs Spring

    Spring season is loved by everyone. And more by those, for whom, the springs blows away the harsh and cold winds of winter, literally and metaphorically! Read more

    Posted on 09 February 2016 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Grateful!

    A quick, random poem, as I keep wandering about life, lying on the bed, and the waxing moon peeping into my room, to say hello To the abounds of happiness and... Read more

    Posted on 29 January 2016 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Two Thousand 15


    A post with specially picked photos from my phone, that defined the year 2015 for me Its twenty days since the beginning of 2016, and a budding procrastinator i... Read more

    Posted on 20 January 2016 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Body – Mind – Soul

    As the prayers, rituals, celebrations of the holy month of Maargazhi are on in full swing, and as one melts to the recitations of the divine Thirupaavai, we com... Read more

    Posted on 25 December 2015 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Food Glorious Food

    It’s a while, and it seems like I’m on an exile. And when I decided to return back to post, what can be better than one of my favourite topics, rather the... Read more

    Posted on 01 November 2015 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Meanwhile..


    While I was away for a while, this happened! Words and Lines was rated as one of the Top 15 Creative Writing Blogs in India by Baggout. This is very great, and... Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2015 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Changes…

    From what can be termed as an ‘exile’, i’m back to the amazing universe of blogging, again! Change is the only constant thing in our lives. An old cliche, but... Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2015 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Mahabharata ~ Changing Perspectives

    Mahabharata is one of my all time favourite ‘experience’. I term it an experience because, quite often when I get to read/hear/watch retellings of the great... Read more

    Posted on 16 July 2015 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Love You, Honey!

    A very fine, misty Saturday morning. You open the fridge and gulp the last remaining, yummy champakali, dipped in honey, and then you realize you are supposed t... Read more

    Posted on 10 July 2015 SELF EXPRESSION
  • You See Cricket in UC Cricket!

    Cricket Cricket!

    It all started with catching up the headlines in newspaper the next day, to live commentary on radio, followed by live telecast with some glitches on national... Read more

    Posted on 09 July 2015 SELF EXPRESSION
  • Kaal Trilogy

    Kaal Trilogy

    My thoughts on the Kaal Trilogy book series authored by Sangeeta Bahadur. It was a fine but boring Friday evening in the last week of October 2013. Read more

    Posted on 07 July 2015 SELF EXPRESSION
  • LoveWins, Oh but Really?

    In a significant judgement, the Supreme Court of the US has recognized the equal status of its LGBT citizens. It’s nice to see people offering their support by... Read more

    Posted on 27 June 2015 SELF EXPRESSION