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….

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

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…

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…

Domestic Violence #Blogathon

  The birth of a girl is detested in our society. There has been a gradual change in the mind-set of people in India and they have at least come to terms to accept the birth of a girl. But still we lag behind and more consciousness is required to overcome. As the girl grows,…

Gifts for Fathers!!! #FathersDay #Relationships

  After the celebration of the Mother’s Day, the kids start planning for the Father’s Day which this year arrives on 18th June 2017. Mother too is overjoyed along with her children and suggests ideas of gifts and celebrations on this day. I am not an exception…I too join them. Even I’m an influencer among…

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 XIV #Fiction

Fiction in Five Sentences. She was waiting for the right moment to flinch out of relationship. He invited her to a restaurant for a dinner. After dinner, he bent on his knees and proposed hastily. She turned down and walked away swiftly. He stood gaped. Linked to #ThreeWordWednesday.

Musings XIII

Ignoring her urgency, Tilting her face, He bit her earlobe gently. His biting was so seductive, that she forgot her way. © Ila Varma 2017 Linked to #Three Word Wednesday.

Musings VII

#Friends   I was hurt & sobbing You gave your shoulder to cry. I was high after drinks You cleaned me dry. I was angry & abused you in public Still you defended me. Who are you, Dear? How you are so patient? He clasped me hard in his arms and said “I am your best…

Musings IV

#Compromise To lead a life loaded with fun & happiness Be ready to square off with the circumstances. To achieve something concrete You need to be savvy in your approach.  Relationships are loosing their sheen because none are ready to compromise with the situation, be it home front or in the outside world. The reason that…