“Shhh! Don’t tell anyone” #WOW

“Shhh…Don’t tell anyone”….I overheard the voice from the back of bushes while I was returning with my friends from playground. I checked my watch, it was 7 pm. The Sun was ready to set , birds were flying back to nest and the cows were retreating to their shed. I was startled to hear the…

Walk A Mile In My Shoes!

When I was a small girl, life seemed easy and I envied the lifestyle of my father, who used to be on regular tours as he was in marketing division. 35 years back, travelling by flight and staying at five star hotels was a luxury and I thought how lucky he was. I often used…

On Road to Fitness! #ApneTareekeSeHealthy

    Once people with good health were praised and it was thought that they belonged to well to do family and skinny people were scorned at and number of comments followed, “Tumhe khaana nahin milta” or “Khaana tumko kha jaata ha”. Now the situation is reverse, skinny people are praised and people throng in…

Grandparents Day! #LoveJatao

    My life has been guided by my grandparents and I know the bliss of having them in our life and their presence in our life makes our life wonderful. My husband did not get a chance to see his grandparents and did not knew much about the unconditional love and care of them….

Bliss of Technology! #ThankfulThursday

Globalization is the virtue of Technology and the whole large world shrunk into a fist, connecting people and giving lots of opportunities in various fields and opened doors of opportunities for all sections of people. Since childhood, I was an outgoing person n could never sit still in one place. Even while reading and writing,…

One Liner Wednesday! #Bereaved

  “The gutsy desired to bring in the change, the cowards nipped her voice forever.” There are immense people who want to change existing system but fear because of getting attacked and Gauri Lankesh met with this ill fate. Under fear people don’t raise their voice against machinery. May her soul rest in peace. Linked with #1linerWeds…

Me Time! #FridayFotoFiction

  Since childhood, I was fond of reading and my shelves were stacked with different kinds of books and magazines and this reading habit gave birth to my writing skill. My inner desire was to get my writings published giving shape to a novel. Being the eldest of five, I was married off early and…

Wish I could Rewind the Clock! #WOW

      Yes…I wish  to go back and revisit those moments where I brimmed with innocence and never knew what envy or pride was. I could laugh out easily on the silly jokes and play pranks on friends and family without any guilt. I questioned few of my friends that if they get a…

Birthdays are Special. #Celebrations

  I am very particular about my birthday celebrations and till today, I celebrate it with full zest with my family, friends and well-wishers. Every year, I wait anxiously for the D-day and celebrate each year in a different way…motto is to hangout with my favorites, munch chocolates and cakes and I love throwing parties…you…

Scattered! #Emotions #Setbacks

  It was tough for her to gather her scattered expectations. Sudden gush of winds took less than minutes to dismantle The roads & bridges had taken more than 25 years to build on. Washed off in few hours, leaving her perturbed forever. © Ila Varma 17/08/2017

Story in 100 words. #Fantasy #FridayFotoFiction

  “Nancy, your dress is torn” said Eric circling her in his strong arms, kissing all over. “What, my bridal dress is torn? It isn’t auspicious, Eric” Nancy fretted. “Cool baby cool. It is an auspicious sign. I am the culprit. While making love, my ring got entangled in the frills and mercilessly did the…