An Important Thank-You To Begin 2016 With

How do I begin to tell you what you’ve done for me? There comes a point in your life when the tables turn and Children take on the responsibility of parenting their parents. That time is at the threshold of our lives now and before we switch roles, here’s my gratitude to you… As a child…

I was a hypocrite on the day of the Paris Attacks

Originally posted on Facebook. Reposted here with a few changes. Today I had done something without much thought, and for the next few hours that action had been gnawing at me. And as I always do in these situations, I had to talk to Sneha about this after which, she encouraged me to post it…

Awakening In A Dream

He touched her with tenderness yet with urgency. On that single bed in a small room, their bodies met each other with heightened excitement. In that darkness, they gave into blindness and placed their entire trust in their sense of touch. With one arm on the back of his head and the other arm guiding…

I Finally Felt Like A Woman

I can’t stress enough how exciting 2015 has been for me so far. In a very twisted way I have learned so much about an aspect of myself that a younger me didn’t even imagine. I have been meaning to write this post for a while but it’s been difficult to find some time to…

What it’s like to be a Woman commuting by road in Hyderabad

If you are a woman and drive in Hyderabad, I’m sure you would have read the title and rolled your eyes and thought, “Tell me ‘bout it!” Every woman who drives will agree with everything I list here. But before I start, here’s a disclaimer:- The reason this is focused on a female driver in…

Oh So Skinny

Originally published on Nov 26, 2014 on trulysu.blogspot.in There’s a song called “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor that I initially really enjoyed. When I heard it for the first time, I didn’t quite pay attention to the lyrics nor had I watched the video. So I enjoyed listening to it for many weeks…

The Big Indian Talk On Sex Between Me & My Daughter

Originally published on Nov 3, 2014 on trulysu.blogspot.in As you grow and understand the world a little better, I think all of us have those fleeting thoughts about what kind of parents we want to be. The first thought on this subject usually is “I will not do that to my child”, and then in…

“A man’s errors are his portals of discovery.” James Joyce

Originally published on Apr 29, 2012 trulysu.blogspot.in I had expected my life to be relatively smooth like the blue line in this graph. However, the red line with the spikes and drops is more like how my life was in the past year. In my previous blog post I invited all my readers to watch this…

“It takes only one person to change your life…you”

Originally published on Apr 28, 2012 on trulysu.blogspot.in Earlier last week I completed the first year of my career. Now I’m one year old in the corporate world! I still remember 25th April 2011 clearly, right from the moment I got into the cab to the moment I came back home and narrated to Ma…

The Sitar Diaries

Originally published on Mar 1, 2012 on trulysu.blogspot.in The sound of the Sitar is like a delicate yet strong woman while the sound of the Tabla is like a man. While played together the sound of Tabla always dominates but if you listen to the music you will notice the strength & stability of the…