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…

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,…

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…

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

Rakhi! #SacredThread #Relationships #Siblings

Rakhi is celebrated in India with great pomp and show and with globalization & messages & advertisements on social medias, it has managed to crossed the borders. In my life, Rakhi has been a silent affair, the reason…my brother is the fifth sibling…we all four were girls and his arrival was after a decade and…

Musings XVII

Don’t be a miser with words Converse wiser Being frugal with words. The fire billowing inside Of intense love & care Can’t be acknowledged If you curb the emotions Caging inside you. Leave the tempestuous emotions free You will be allayed of the turbulence And your beau will be blessed To discover you In new…

Is Bursting Out the Only Solution? #Anger

Since childhood, I despised people who showed anger for no cause and I maintained a good distance from them to save myself from their wrath. I believed that if someone (parents or extended family) really wish to correct me then they better explain me coolly instead of showing resentment & anger which I despised. I…

Musings XVI #Life #Parkinsons

Life is so unpredictable, I never knew. Little joys of life could bring sorrow one day Never ever thought of it so. The day, when I learnt swallowing & chewing mouthfuls of cereals Smiles floated on my father’s face. Now, When he is able to chew & swallow It seems as if he has cleared…

Musings XV #Lessons

#Lessons When I was in School, The lessons seemed tough After walking miles of life Now, I realize It was easier than the challenges of life. There are fixed formula to solve the lessons No formula fits in life You have to stretch beyond limits To catch up with the challenges of life. Pic Credits:…

Blessed Mom!!!

God bestowed all his blessings on me and he chose me to become Mom of two cute kids. None in my family could believe that I a careless and carefree bird will manage the kids so wonderfully, leaving no stone unturned. Time is the best teacher and the journey of pregnancy brought massive transformations in…

Musings XI

#Justice Delayed is Justice Denied. Wish to see the changes in the dictum of our laws. Cases are pending long in courts Innocents are often behind the bars Waiting for the justice The culprits move freely. In wait of justice One or two generation perish But the case is not resolved. In India, judiciary is…