Rains and roads (3)

  Contd from… Though we did find women who were wearing the most insensible footwear, involving heels, chances of twisting your foot, skidding on the water and of course, breaking them! We went flip flops all the way! And maybe a couple of us also chose to show our bathroom slippers the light of theContinue reading “Rains and roads (3)”

Rains and roads (2)

Contd from… Raincoats, contrary to popular belief, can serve dual purposes – it shields you from the rains when you’re outside the car, and from the air conditioner or the winds from the rolled down windows when you are inside the car. Maybe that is what led to the invention of the windcheater. And hereContinue reading “Rains and roads (2)”

Rains and roads (1)

Henry Miller once said, “One’s destination is never a place, but always a new way of seeing things.” Every trip I go on, firms this belief for me. And here’s a new way of looking at roads and rains! I recently went to Pune and surrounding areas – Google weather forecasts and the news channelsContinue reading “Rains and roads (1)”

Another year passes!

Time flies! In leaps and bounds. Another year older and hopefully another year wiser! To maintain tradition of my birthday blog posts, this one is the latest! So there’s my new look (as informed in the previous post) which I absolutely adore, though some people claim I haven’t really changed much. But those some people also called meContinue reading “Another year passes!”

Breathing Easy.

Vinita left her office late tonight. There was work to do and her husband was not in town also. She was just going home for dinner and sleep. What she did not account for was the weather! She’d barely walked five minutes from her office that winds started blowing the dust and grime from the road intoContinue reading “Breathing Easy.”

Life Notes #4.

Bus stops at the crossroad. Its raining heavily. The roads are waterlogged. I got down the bus, gingerly stepping into the mid-calf length muddy waters on the road, one foot firmly following the other. I barely opened my umbrella when I realized that one of my slippers was off my feet and was floating into the water.Continue reading “Life Notes #4.”