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The Malady of Summer Holidays

I’ve noticed that there’s a strange and inexplicable condition that happens to kids, especially mine over the summer holidays. They become deaf, louder, motor movements mimic being like marionettes with their strings cut or like mini Boomerang videos. Polar opposites … Continue reading

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The Mine Field That Is My House

Getting to and into bed turns into an obstacle course full of adventure in the dark! So what else is new? Continue reading

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Out Of The Mouth of Babes

Well…just one babe to be precise. Mine. To be more..preciser(?). This summer holiday has been fun for the brat. He’s always very happy with my folks and despite the heavier discipline here than at home, he manages to get away … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Jurassic World

We’re a pro-dino family. The more teeth, the better. The bigger, the better. So it was a forgone conclusion that we not only had to watch this movie but had to appreciate things about it. But all dino bias aside … Continue reading

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The Travel Diaries: Kolkata’s Waterways

There’s way more to Kolkata than its history, buildings and food. The river stands out as a major tourist attraction all on its own. Continue reading

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After A Long Break…From Writing

Been visiting my folks back in my hometown. It’s kind of become an annual trip during the brat’s summer holidays. It’s part torture and part relaxation but the fun comes and goes. I say that because the concept of fun not … Continue reading

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There Are Lines…

Indeed there are. There are fine lines too, the ones which aren’t demarcated with thick, bold colors-whether actual or virtual and then there are the F-I-N-E lines. Whatever be their shape or width;you generally don’t cross them. The deal with … Continue reading

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