Are you a flaneur?

"Er, what? What word is that? Has she begun her post with a typo?"  I can so hear you wondering! Well, no, it isn't a typo and I am not out of my mind! FLANEUR  (n):    someone who strolls aimlessly, observing life and their surroundings. And, I am a flaneur! Still perplexed? Okay, let me …

Poetry for the soul – My favourites.

Continuing with  the Music Series. In my last post, I shared some peppy numbers that help drive away the blues. But, there are times, when the gloom refuses to leave you in peace.. Heartbreak, loss of someone special, or, maybe just life and her mysterious ways take over our emotional space and leave us feeling …

10 peppy numbers to drive away your blues!

While surfing through the Facebook Page of  'The idealist', I came across a quote that would have many a music lover nod their head in agreement. "I can't explain what I feel, but I will find a song that can!"   Being in love with music of almost every genre,  I often turn to songs …

30 odd questions.

My friend, Debbie, is hosting a  blog fest  - 30 odd questions - a 'getting-to-know-you'  fun  questionnaire that she found at Emily's World.  I have answered the questions as truthfully as I could, so read on! 1  What did you want to be when you were a kid? I remember very well, I first wanted …

The Call of the Wind.

"Do you realise I am the powerful one between the two of us?" Sameer taunted his little sister, slyly. "Papa says, never count your eggs before they hatch," replied Arya, in her signature clipped tone. "And, pray tell me, what do eggs have to do with this game of chess, li'l sis?" Sameer muffled a …