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The Sun And The Rain Came By Together

Here are a few pictures I took of the rain this afternoon… 🙂 Rain during summer afternoons has to be one of the best kinds of rain. The sunshine falling on your skin is warm, and the air surrounding you is cold; everything is brightly lit and is yet hazy because of the water rushing… Continue reading The Sun And The Rain Came By Together

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5 Reasons Why Books Are Amazing (Other Than What’s In Them)

Books help in breaking the ice. When you find someone who has read and liked the same book that you have, you establish an instant connection with them. It’s a wonderful feeling to find someone with whom you can discuss the book’s plot and characters, build up theories, and share your favourite parts of the… Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Books Are Amazing (Other Than What’s In Them)

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“It’s an awfully big sky not to share.”

Summer holidays are finally here and I’m so glad to be able to blog again after those hectic weeks of prepping for finals and then writing them… The summer skies are just beautiful! Here are a few pictures I’ve taken over the past week of the skies. The sky takes on the semblance of a… Continue reading “It’s an awfully big sky not to share.”

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Late Night Conversations

Late night conversations Bursting with secrets too pristine To be touched by the hastily revealing sunlight Soft tunes that sally into the sweet silence Of the dark night An interlude of mindfulness and calm To the din of the day. An amalgam of novelty and familiarity Sometimes keeping me whimsical and awake Sometimes lulling me… Continue reading Late Night Conversations

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“What’s In A Name?”

Shakespeare famously said, “What’s in a name?”, but names mean quite a lot, sometimes. Some names are special because of the interesting stories behind them. Others are special because they are so creatively chosen or created that they stand out in one’s mind like Dobby among the Hogwarts elves. (Don’t mind me, I’m always making… Continue reading “What’s In A Name?”

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“I’m gonna pack my bags because this great big world is calling me.”

I haven’t blogged in quite a bit, what with college assignments piling up and writer’s block, but inspiration always strikes when you’re pressed for time, doesn’t it? 😊 I have a dream – I’d love to go on a trip without letting anyone but my parents know. I don’t know if it is because of… Continue reading “I’m gonna pack my bags because this great big world is calling me.”

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Nineteen And (Hopefully) Wiser

How to see through your birthday surprise in four steps: Fish out the red herrings. (Pun intended 🙂 ) My birthday was on a Saturday, and when my best friends started to ask me twice or thrice when I was free to meet them on Saturday, my ever mystery-loving mind started to run through all… Continue reading Nineteen And (Hopefully) Wiser