Monthly Archives:

February 2015

  • Writing

    Sharing your writing

    My second semester of uni started this week. I’m taking units in Freelance Writing {which is more about critical reviews} and Short Fiction Writing. Since commencing this course last year, I…

  • Life

    On unusual names

    I have spent most of my life spelling my name out for people. Yes, I am one of those people who has an unusually spelt name and it didn’t matter whether…

  • Life lessons

    On Compassion #1000speak

    We live in a world where we seem to have become desensitised. We hear of wars in countries far away and feel sorry for a moment, maybe a day. We read…

  • Kitty Kapers

    Cats as pets

    If you had told me ten years ago that I’d be the owner mum of two cats in the future, I would have laughed out loud. It’s because I have always…

  • Life lessons

    Staying strong can be tough

    I have always been the strong one, the responsible one. The one capable of meeting situations head on and coming out stronger on the other side. This was probably why my…

  • Life lessons

    The lines on my face

    Sometime last week I read an article about a woman in the UK who has refused to smile for 40 years so as to not get any wrinkles. And she’s right…

  • Poetry

    Love for all seasons

    We met in the depths of winter Our first date on the coldest of nights The perfect season for red wines and dinners ‘twas the start of something special, all right…

  • Life

    A Decade

    Today marks 10 years since I landed in Australia. On the 12th of February 2005, my Qantas plane {a 12 hour direct flight from Mumbai} landed in Sydney around 11 a.m.…