Earlier this year, one of my closest friends from India announced that she was planning to visit me in Germany. The next few months passed in a blur of booking tickets, making plans and excitedly squealing over Skype. I was eager to treat her to some unforgettable hospitality, show her around, impress her with my German knowledge … Continue reading Eat, Pray, Miss The Train.
I'm a relatively sane person, right? Don't answer that. Every once in a while, I impulsively conjure up crazy, borderline unrealistic ideas that I stubbornly refuse to back away from until they have been put into action. One such idea to bicycle all the way to the Linderhof palace 29 kilometres away and back. A whopping … Continue reading I bicycled 58 kilometres and lived to tell the tale.
I can't pin point the exact reason - maybe it's because we watched Boyhood a few days ago, maybe it's because it's Children's Day in India, or maybe it's the spicy fried rice I had for lunch that seems to be having a pool party in my stomach juices- but I've lately been feeling all … Continue reading How do you say No to Nostalgia?
Every year around the time of Eid-ul-Adha (aka Bakrid), Internet activists come out in droves, mask their bigotry with animal welfare concerns and start talking smack about more than a billion people in the world who, apparently, go around sacrificing animals just for fun.
If you happen to see uncensored footage of a 20 year old mentally-ill man being killed by a tiger in front of mute spectators, including several children, and your reaction to it is-"OMG! A 20 year old mentally-ill man being killed by a tiger in front of mute spectators, including children! I MUST SHARE THIS VIDEO … Continue reading #KillerTiger, classy people.
Not trying to make you jealous or anything, but the best part about watching Germany beat Argentina to win the FIFA World Cup 2014 was watching the match whilst in Germany. Unrelated: I love old-timey words like "whilst''. Since this sleepy little town didn't seem to have enough excitement for a cray party gal like … Continue reading World Cup Finals! With extra cheese.
This morning, I woke up DESPERATELY wondering how Priyanka Chopra deals with heartbreak. Does she sulk? Is she just like you and me? And how often does she have to deal with heartbreak? I was DYING to know!!!!11 But how was I to find out this valuable piece of information? Which treasure trove filled with … Continue reading News and Nuisance.