“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….

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…

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:…

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.

One Liner Wednesday!!!

  Literacy becoming bane, trying to wane the world. #Cyberattack #hypocrisy #Ransomeware   Linked to #OneLinerWednesday.

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 V

#Delectable The desk in the living room was decked up with delectable delicacies dressed by my Dear Mom…drawing me to  savor the delicacies.         #AtoZChallenge Thank You! *Ila* *Thoughts Uncovered *