Colors of Anguish

Lockdown Scribble: the return to village...the reverse migration. (This image is from Indian Express newspaper) Mayuri twirled. The sequins on her frock shimmering in the afternoon sun, matching the colours in her glass bangles, her multicoloured worn out sandals. The dress was a birthday gift from Aunty in whose house her mother worked part time.… Continue reading Colors of Anguish

Oman – Adventures-Known

Certain cities/countries grow into you and for me it is Sultanate of Oman...the land of golden sands, wadis and for adventures unknown. 25 years is a long time to forget and move on but it seems only yesterday we were readying for the epic flight to Muscat, the capital of Sultanate of Oman. (1995 -2000) October… Continue reading Oman – Adventures-Known

Hong Kong… An Eclectic Mix

Hong Kong is news once again... a victim of its own magnetic desirability. Along with rest of the world I wish the Island country will soon stop looking over its shoulders for 'A Visit from the Goon Squad' (Jennifer Egan's novel ). It did that in 1997 (Handover) and once again, 2020. My first impression… Continue reading Hong Kong… An Eclectic Mix