Grandpa Bubs

Jamie was wide awake. He knew that it was past his bedtime, but the excitement was much more than what his little heart could take. He’d spent the last hour tossing and turning in bed, shaking his legs repeatedly trying to fall asleep. But sleep just wouldn’t come. He turned on his side and quietly […]

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But first, coffee…

My better half (yes, in all possible ways) makes a surprise appearance on my blog again – this time talking about something that she can’t live without. No, it’s not me. So, today I turn over my blog to my lovely wife, Janaki, for a light-hearted post about something that near and dear to her. Make sure you make yourself a cuppa before reading 🙂

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The Orb

Standing at the entrance to the girls’ bedroom, Samantha watched her two little angels sleep. A smile formed on her face as five-year old Anna inadvertently put her leg over her elder sister Kelly, who had recently celebrated her thirteenth birthday.  She watched in silence as Kelly absent mindedly pushed Anna’s feet away, and turned to […]

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A spoonful of Mango Chutney – A review

Of late, there has been a surge of anthologies by Indian authors. And if I’m honest, it scares me. Simply because I am yet to read one that has made me go “oomph! – That was exceptional stuff!” Another thing that I find slightly worrisome is writing reviews for anthologies. I mean, how does one actually review an eclectic […]

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