It’s been such a long time since I posted anything on the blog at all. Why? Well, there is the ‘I-don’t-have-the-time’ excuse that is conveniently used to explain all sorts of oversight – some egregious, some shocking, and some quite mundane. But, I think the biggest problem I face is I am not sure what to write about on my blog.
Women’s Day …
International Women’s Day …
The day of celebrating womanhood …
… primarily by sharing stock photos stolen from Google and shared on various social media forums with a message of ‘solidarity’ and a salute to all the strong and powerful women they may have known in life.
The first hour or so after I have woken up are precious to me …. really, really precious!
I prefer no one speaks to me, I prefer not to talk myself, and the only thing I do is cradle a cup of coffee in my hands, sit in my balcony and just stare away.
Every time I see a traditional Kerala lamp, it’s like I’m hitching a ride on a time machine and taking a trip through memory lane. Its warm glow and golden glory just whisks me back to some of the fondest memories I have of my hometown and family.
In a previous blog post, I had expressed, almost giddyingly, how much I loved stories. And I’d also mentioned that the first movie I watched was the one that started my love affair with all things 70mm – Sound of Music.
I have no recollection of how old I was when I first saw this movie, but I have watched it a hundred times since and will probably score a triple century before I kick the bucket.
Yes, I love it that much. Read More