The Colour of Dreams!

For a long time, I thought I spent my sleeping time dreaming in vivid colour. Till one day, when a client and friend, J. R. K. Rao, informed me that night time dreams were always in black and white. Since then, my dreams have been painted only in shades of black and white. What does… Continue reading The Colour of Dreams!

A BFF Tale – Chapter 4

Please read Chapter 1, Chapter 2 and Chapter 3 before proceeding to this final chapter on A BFF Tale. Malaysia has this rule that people wishing for Permanent Resident status cannot cross the country’s borders for 5 years. At least that was the rule in the 1980s. I think that, too, affected Aruna (Anu). Perhaps if… Continue reading A BFF Tale – Chapter 4

A BFF Tale – Chapter 3

Readers coming to this page directly should read Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 first to get the picture unfolding in Chapter 3 of A BFF Tale. JJ and Aruna (Anu) lived in this cosy, ground floor apartment a little off Carter Road in Bandra, Mumbai for around two years after they got married. That house became the adda (den)… Continue reading A BFF Tale – Chapter 3

A BFF Tale – Chapter 1

The Word Press dashboard for Lata Wonders informs me that I am about to publish my 100th post. A special milestone this, deserving of a special post. So, to mark the occasion, I am going to narrate a true story of a friendship spanning a little over 40 years. Let’s call it a BFF tale! My… Continue reading A BFF Tale – Chapter 1

A Measure of Success Called Joy!

The cosmic dance of the universe is the ultimate form of creative expression. A thing of mesmerizing beauty. Gaze at the stars above and one feels simultaneously a palpable joy, peace and a sense of connectedness. It’s the same sensation you get when gazing on the deep blue sea or when sitting atop a hillside… Continue reading A Measure of Success Called Joy!