The Grainy Days In Madras

Ivan Doig has rightly said that ‘Childhood is the one story that stands by itself in every soul’. The memories of childhood are the ones that get carved on our mind and soul and stay with us forever. It is these childhood memories that define how that individual will become after growing up. Childhood is […]

Lift Me Higher

Every child is special and unique and the childhood phase is rather more special because it is further going to decide how that kid will become after growing up. We have heard it a lot many times that the mind and heart of children are like a clear canvas. It will reflect the colors and […]


Do you read Hindi books?? Which one is your favorite?   I wanted to read “Dopehri” by Pankaj Kapur after all the hype it was gaining and the urge to read this book became stronger when I came to know that it was originally written in Hindi and then translated into the English language. I […]

The Day I Stopped Drinking Milk

“We can’t choose the community or religion that we are born into, so we should never think that our community is our identity” -Sudha Murty, The Day I Stopped Drinking Milk   This single sentence is capable of questioning all your lifelong societal beliefs. Isn’t it? This is the power of Sudha Murty’s writing. She […]

Three Thousand Stitches – Sudha Murty

Sudha Murty is an Indian author and she writes in Kannada, Marathi, and English. She is an engineering teacher, and also the chairperson of the Infosys Foundation. She is also a social worker ad continuously working for the betterment of the society. Her writings always have that backdrop of Indian culture and the deep-rooted societal issues. […]