This post was supposed to come out long back. Anyway, better late than never. It has been 4 weeks ~4 months since I've come here, to Tucson, Arizona. This place is was astonishingly hot! Landing in the peak of Fall, I should probably not be expecting this place to be like Bangalore, least of all,… Continue reading USA
Empty Vessels are filled with Ghosts
Italo Calvino said: The more enlightened our houses are, the more their walls ooze ghosts. There are ghosts all around. One ghost which frequents me is the one that says, "What will people think of you?" as in, "Hey, you are going to eat with your hands?? Oh, the typical Indian that you are! What… Continue reading Empty Vessels are filled with Ghosts
Stuck between past and future
TL;DR: I'm headed to the US for higher education and this is a story/rant/khichdi of emotions and some light headedness of flight. I'm at the Bangalore airport waiting to board my flight to London, and then to Chicago, and then to my home for the next two years, Tucson, Arizona, US. Reminiscing the past sitting… Continue reading Stuck between past and future
I am a sucker for Dosas. Especially, Masala Dosa. My mouth yearns for the feel of the crispy chunks of it, smeared with some spicy red chutney. I prepare it well enough to satiate my cravings too. 🙂 So, after a good session of self-made Dosas for breakfast yesterday, I found myself at a restaurant… Continue reading Dosa Breakfast
Pause, Rewind, Slow-Mo, Play!
Wednesday evening, battling a mid-week sickness, I was in a delusional state that it was a Friday. Every time it dawned upon me that it wasn't a Friday, I had to make the painstaking journey back to reality. I was riding back home on my beloved cruise bike. Perfect conditions for a nice ride on… Continue reading Pause, Rewind, Slow-Mo, Play!