Travel

To The Airport – For My First Flight

First Flight

My First Flight: 21st March 2009. Jet Airways. New Delhi to Mumbai. Departure: 9:45 am. “Rashi! Jaldi kha, tu late ho jaegi” (Rashi! Eat fast. Or you’ll miss the flight), said my masi. My eyes set on the clock; I tried munching as fast as I could. God, I hate getting up early. The alarm …

Poetry

एक ख़्वाब…

a dream

नहीं जानती थी क्या और कौन थे तुम! पर जाना तुम्हे और कुछ कुछ प्यार को! जगा दिए तुमने वो जज़्बात, वो प्यार, जो दबा था मेरे दिल में कहीं! नहीं चाहती थी जिन जज़्बातों को मैं सरहद पे लाना, उन जज़्बातों का शहर बसा दिया तुमने… उन रातों में ना जानें कितनी बात करली …

Life

It’s All In The Planets. Is It?

it's all in the planets

In my previous blog I had mentioned about a book-worm which bit me badly; and so, I was caught up reading an amazing book by Preeti Shenoy, ‘It’s All In The Planets’. My mind was bursting with numerous contradictory questions after reading this book, and one of them was, how true is the phrase ‘It’s …

humor

Funny Recipe For Hummus

Hummus dip

Welcome drink- hard drinks as per choice Starters- McCain cheeseshots (will be fried), tandoori kebabs (will be ordered) Main course- Biryani, Domino’s (will be ordered) Dessert- chocolate pudding with vanilla ice-cream Dips for starters- cheese dip (to-be-made by hubby dear) and avocado dip and hummus (to-be-made by Shonali). “Hmm, the menu sounds great”, Shonali thought …