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To the one true love

I catch myself on multiple occasions, lost in thoughts of a person that is living rent-free in my mind. In those fragile moments, the victim becomes the perpetrator and the predator becomes a saint. Or at least a human with far fewer blemishes. I wonder if you ever stand...

Fading memories – From Maha Kavi to Murakami

Recently I am hooked onto this Tamil song called ‘Asai mugham marandhu poche‘ written by Maha Kavi Barathiyar. (Meaning: I have forgotten the face of my love) It is about a woman telling her friend how she is forgetting the face of Kannan and how the memory of his...

Indian mismatch making!

Read disclaimer (The real one): I intend to talk about the underlying mentality with regards to matchmaking in Indian context, and not the people featured in the show. I respect them for who they are and their opinions. I strongly believe that everyone has the right to lead their...

Renaissance

I was tired and worn out. I had given too much to people, been too selfless in relationships. I was at the edge of falling off the wagon. That is when I caught a glimpse of myself in the mirror. There, I saw a young woman far matured for...

Deception and love

Have you ever cooked a lavish menu only to see everyone else consume it but you? You may be too overwhelmed or tired because of all of the energy you spent making it. Ever put in lots of efforts to build something for someone only to see them give...