Diamonds and pebbles

Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without. ‘Diamond or pebble?’ is the question! With exams starting next week, it’s only normal that I am giving myself those talks of how I need to prepare early. So tomorrow I will TRY read, same old reading methods we have survived on for the past…

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Careless whispers

This a mix of careless whispers, stories retold, and a tirade here and there. You grew up with your breathtaking ideal man in mind, you probably fantasized he would come riding on a white horse, adorned in a royal tiara, athletic stature and with exceptional eloquence to match the imperial look. Picture perfect couple, you…

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Wrong for me in the right way

  I no longer believed in soul mates or love at first sight. I was starting to assume that there was no right person, just different flavors of wrong. I resigned to listening to the world’s best collection of bitter songs and drew consolation that even the supreme of celebrities too had gone through tough…

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In solidarity

Sunday 16th November, 2014. Weekend home and extra ordinarily early for mass. I am not exactly the girl who wears long skirts and a head scarf so particularly spared for Sunday. Lipstick as usual, decent pants and a stylish trench coat. I walk past the empty seats and sit at the last bench in the…

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Le Voyage ici

Le voyage ici simply means ‘The Journey Here’. This is a story about my blog, right from inception to birth and naming. We have all gone through interviews at one point or another. But this was no ordinary one. It wasn’t a panel, just two interviewers. One lady, and one Gent, both equally intelligent and…

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My rules all day, any day…

It’s a chilly morning in the premier school of Business in The University. We are chatting over breakfast with Rayna. When I first met Ray, I did not imagine we would turn out to be best friends. We were the only two who remained calm as we waited to be attended to on the first…

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