Street

A small local market near Elephant Falls, Shillong, Meghalaya, India. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Street – Establishing Shot. #developingyoureye   © Ankita Kala 2016

The Time Tale

I had a meeting one morning. I reached the venue and waited. And waited. And waited. The people I had to meet were occupied with something else. For an hour. Till lunchtime. Till the evening. Till the night. And, well, the day ended with the meeting not happening. Another day. No meeting still. Which made…

Stuck In A Moment/Comfortably Numb

Some times Some things Some moments Fleeting glimpses of life Flashes of things passing you by Some happenings are such that you want to capture them Stop time Stop for a while And just absorb what’s happening Soak it in your being Internalize the life you’re living The person you are in that moment The…

Why boys should read girl books

The other day, I got rejected. It wasn’t over love, but nevertheless it stung: a middle school declined my offer to speak to their kids about my latest book, The Gutsy Girl: Escapades for Your Life of Epic Adventure, because it would exclude boys. At first I shrugged, said I understood and went on to other……

Going Home

Originally posted by Amy Camber on amycamber.wordpress.com.

Adios, Professor Snape!

Never had I cringed and loathed every time a character made his entry in a movie scene so much, only to shed copious tears of pain when he died……until this man immortalized Severus Snape for me and a whole generation of Potterheads. The world will remember him for his contributions to cinema and theatre, but he…

David Bowie, 1947-2016

Originally posted on Longreads:
The legendary musician died on Sunday of cancer. At the Awl, Alex Balk writes: “If you are under the age of 40 you live in a world he helped make, whether you’re aware of it or not. His importance transcends his work in a way that only a few other artists…

Happy New Year!

As the year draws to a close, here’s a quick roundup of your most liked posts from this year. Oops Elmo and The Office Transition Backbone Trio View Odd Ball Ornate Carousel Mission Color-it-all And here’s wishing you all a very happy new year! 🙂