Circa May, 2012 “Yaar, there is this new movie, let’s go and watch it before you leave“, I said, eating away the last of my subway. “Kaunsi?”, she asked, in the usual manner, with her brain clearly lost somewhere else. This was her usual demeanor when she would be occupied with things that were important. […]Read more "A stitch at a time.."
Reality bites “Uber will cost you between 84-90 INR”, I told the German couple while we discussed how to help them reach their hostel. They had two very little kids, dangling from their cases (I don’t know what those fancy things to hold kids are called and since I don’t plan on having kids anytime […]Read more "Reality bites"
It is 5 a.m. and I am on the radio. The first line of the song has a beautiful vibe to it, like it tells me that Mahajan, you are going to be hooked, so might as well fasten your seat-belt, lay back and enjoy the ride it is going to take you on.Read more "If I am being honest"
Let us cut to the chase, shall we? At 06:50 a.m. on a lovely morning, having just shuffled between Hyderabad and Mumbai, while still sitting in the waiting lounge, this is the last thing I had on my mind. And while I wait for my host to text me his address, I had ample time […]Read more "Let’s cut to the chase"
To my Grandparents, whom I deeply Love..Read more "I see Naanu smiling at me…"
Listen, please do stay in touch! I am bad at it. I carefully listened to her while she said these words. As we sat in the balcony of Chez MYK (That’s the name of my house in Paris), drinking away the last of the beer, the tone of her voice was unmistakably low, a little […]Read more "The Sunday Musings – Staying in Touch"
‘All veggies sir?’, asked the well-dressed server on the other side of the glass counter. A bemused me could only helplessly look to my right at her. I didn’t know what to answer. My discomfort changed to ease when she smiled back at me, understanding I wasn’t used to this question and hence the clueless […]Read more "No pickles, no olives, no jalepenos"