My wife is an avid follower of astrological predictions.
18 Oct 2018
I woke up with a toothache one morning.
05 Oct 2018
News of my late grandfather’s village being marooned without food and drinking water during the floods in Kerala saddened me.
04 Sep 2018
I live in a suburb where almost every house has sent at least one son or daughter to the US. The other day, I was privy to a conversation between my friends Raj and Srini.
08 Aug 2018
The recent summit between the American and Russian leaders in Helsinki started late, because Russian President Vladimir Putin’s plane landed after the scheduled time.
25 Jul 2018
When I set out two hours in advance to catch my train, a neighbour asked, “Why are you going so early?” I said, “City roads are jam-packed with vehicles throughout the day. I
17 Jul 2018
A neighbour looked glum the other evening. He said he had a bad day in the office. “It was much ado about some vadas,” he grumbled. “You better pour out your woes so that your heart will become lighter,” I advised.
16 May 2018
My classmate Das became a bureaucrat after his graduation.
16 Apr 2018
I had a few hundred dollar bills left in my wallet on return from a sojourn in the US.
01 Mar 2018
Raman, my neighbour, was known for not giving up. One day, he decided to buy a scooter.
16 Feb 2018
An email advertising an electric toothbrush costing a five figure amount landed in my inbox.
29 Jan 2018
In Chennai, many medical shops, photo studios, doctors’ clinics, browsing centres, barber shops, photocopying shops, etc., require their customers to leave their footwear outside so that their floors
30 Dec 2017
One of my neighbours informed me that he was shifting his residence to a place closer to his son’s school.
07 Dec 2017