Coming home was a mixed experience. An inexplicable fear gripped me at the lackadaisical attitude we seem to have. Disembarking from the flight was a nightmare in itself.
02 Aug 2021
To be honest, I’m a home-body. My detractors may raise their eyebrows, but it’s true.
24 Jul 2021
Another week flew by, as my (passionate) family had endless discussions on life, live-wire arguments and travel plans that seemed to incongruously present itself.
17 Jul 2021
There is definitely a chirp in my voice and a spring in my step because I am in my ‘native’ Mumbai (as we fondly call it namma ooru).
10 Jul 2021
The lockdown last year was a pre-emptive measure taken because the world was reeling and dying.
03 Jul 2021
I would often re-arrange the interpretations in my mind and pick the most powerful one.
26 Jun 2021
The city has re-opened (a tad more cautiously this time around) and it’s a relief to see household staff returning to homes and the look of sheer delirium on the face of their employers.
19 Jun 2021
Forthright and truthful I am but that is because there’s too much effort one has to put in to lie and frankly, it’s not worth it.
29 May 2021
Does the sight of people suffering, dying and grovelling for a breath of air make them feel superior; give them a God complex perhaps?
22 May 2021
They will intellectually hold-forth, but not move from their comfort zones to do anything.
15 May 2021
They have seamlessly organised themselves into Covid warriors, sometimes achieving the impossible.
08 May 2021
As I reluctantly open my eyes in the mornings, I take an almost involuntary deep breath as my chest constricts and I struggle to gulp in a breath of fresh air.
01 May 2021
Unfortunately this greeting is going to be the only upbeat thing that I am going to be sharing with you today.
24 Apr 2021
I got a taste of the high that one feels while ‘living dangerously’ when I ‘safely’ had a raucous lunch with other co-survivors and co-vaccinated.
17 Apr 2021
So my friend, who is a researcher at John Hopkins Institute, introduced me to the Peltzman Effect.
03 Apr 2021