What’s behind her glow?

She was glowing differently, a ‘change’ that all could see, maybe she was having an ‘affair’, cheating on her husband in despair, people were making their assumptions, all negative and weird presumptions, after all, “how happy she could be?” “What had changed so instantly?” Least did her critics know, their thoughts were influenced by TV shows, where only a man could complete a woman, make … Continue reading What’s behind her glow?

मेरी विदाई

सात फेरे लेकर, मुझे कन्यादान में देकर, बेटी से बहूँ बनते ही मेरी विदाई हो गई, जिनकी थी मैं राज दुलारी, प्यारी बिटिया, लाड़ों रानी, बनके उन्हीं की आँखों का पानी क्षणभर में देखो मैं पराई हो गई ! पापा कहते थे मैं हूँ प्यारी गुड़िया आँगन की चूँ-चूँ करती चिड़िया, उनके जीवन का मैं हूँ अभिमान, मुझमें ही बस्ती है उनकी जान । माँ … Continue reading मेरी विदाई

OH MY PRECIOUS BONE CHINA…..!

Each house has a crockery cabinet, where is placed the neatly kept, nicely maintained ‘Crockery set’ costlier than the rest of the utensils in the household, maybe a tea set, a dinner-set or crystal bowls used for special occasions. For Reema it was her fine bone china dinner-set. The golden rim work on the borders of the white plates and bowls were her favorite. White … Continue reading OH MY PRECIOUS BONE CHINA…..!

In Pursuit Of Happiness……..!

Whats the first thought that comes to your mind when you look at a smiling child or a beautiful flower or a deliciously tempting favorite meal or maybe a naturally scenic place ?? It’s “wow” ! Right? A feeling of happiness that the sight of these things bring around in you. On the other hand what feeling does a rotten, stale thing or the sight … Continue reading In Pursuit Of Happiness……..!