In between Goodbyes and Bonjours

A Few Weeks Ago It was a mundane Saturday morning, followed by an equally dull afternoon. I was preparing myself to crawl through it, when the door bell rang, and the courier boy at the doorstep delivered an envelop, with a stamp from VFS Global on it. The day lit up at once, giving me…

Well, All Roads Lead Back Home Eventually

Don’t you get tired of travelling to the mountain over and over again? A few days ago, when I was telling Maa about my next trip to Himachal, she naively asked this question. It’s not that her question doesn’t make sense, as truthfully, the views are always the same – nothing fancy, not out of the world.  The roads,…

When I Found A Green Dream in Himachal

I looked around. To the sleepy green landscape. The entire village by the mountain was not awake yet. The steep and lofty cliffs were sound asleep, peacefully. The gorgeous sky was changing its color, slowly. The snowy clouds were hovering around, silently. The silence was beautiful. I didn’t tend to wake it up, to break…