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  Still I blush & turn crimson When the rustling winds Calls you by name. © Ila Varma Feb.2017 Advertisements

Love & Doubt

  Love and doubt can’t lean together One has to break from one another Ignore the gossips buzzing around It’s all irritable melodrama of the town To infect your heart with frown.   Be patient and sound Else you will be jarring around Gossip mongers will feast Watching you infected with rumours. Be light hearted…

Shadow #dVerse prompt

  Holding hands of My Sweetheart I was walking tall Moon was in full bloom Soft breeze tranquilized our souls We entwined.   I felt tickling all over I bit her earlobe She sealed my lips A shadow of us Was shimmering Under the silvery moonlight. © Ila Varma 28th Sep.2016 Written for the post…

My Love Story

  More than three decades have passed but still the thought of train journey gives me goosebumps and a wide smile spread on my lips. Many times, my kids ask, “Mamma, what’s the secret behind this smile?” I still blush & change the topic and they exchange questioning glances. I was in final year of…

Book Review- Let Me Die

  I feel lucky to be chosen by the author Prince Simson for the book review of his novel, “Let Me Die” by the Publisher, Dream House Publications. The plot is quite realistic, a story of a neighborhood which takes place amidst our society and the twists and turns of the plot keeps you glued till…

Sweetest Memories #HDFCLife

    “A memory is a photograph taken by the heart to make a special moment last forever.” The campaign of #HDFCLife #MemoriesForLife took me into the trance and my soul softly tread on into the twinklings of the past, the memories are fresh and intact and it gives me a reason to smile and the …

The Promises Intact #SetWet

  Wow, I liked the idea of #SetWet campaign to share about the promises or vaadas that we want our life-partner or would be partner to take for laying the foundation of sharing life together. Ours was a love marriage and my dream man had all the qualities that I desired to have in my…

Celebrating Valentine Day

There are umpteen ways to celebrate this occasion of Valentine Day and the fervor of V-Day has gripped people of all ages and the advertisements and promotions by the corporate promoters, social sites, media, newsprint and a vogue to celebrate the occasion has given wings to it. Turn your eyes around and you will see…

Charming Beauty

  My close friend had been to the engineering college for Alumni meet. I couldn’t navigate because of my preoccupations at work and I could not get the leave for the occasion. He had shot the video of the celebration and visited my place with his lappy to show the shot video. I was excited to…

#Book Review-Second Spring By Sandhya Jane

Title: Second Spring Author: Sandhya Jane Genre: Romantic Fiction Publisher: Anisan Technologies Inc. Format: Paperback Pages: 288 Source: Blogadda.com Cover Design: 4/5   Synopsis: This is Avantika’s heartfelt journey through love and life…As a smart, successful, thirty-eight-year-old single mother, Avantika seemingly has it all: a great career as a seasoned banking professional, respect and admiration from…

Impact of Unconditional Love

  It’s true that if we pursue things with kindness then it is sure to mend things but the issue with us is we don’t follow constantly and after keeping abreast for some time, we let the things down to entangle. I wish to share a real story which inspired me to believe, “Constant kindness…

Love-Birds

The match Ishi & Rohan was commendable. They gelled well and understood each other’s strengths and flaws.  It was an arranged marriage but the pair was peppy & flawless as if God had composed their relationship with great care. In the initial days of marriage, they consummated their desires of outings in the weekends after…