Right Here. Right Now. Open Mic – LETS TALK LIFE!

I was getting late (as usual) although all things had been taken care of at home. What the heck! I was going out for an Open Mic after a very long time. Reached the venue just in time. And, was I glad that I made it! Before I delve any further about the programme I attended and performed in, I need to tell you this: Let’s Talk Life is a platform for people who wish to share their darkest secrets, display the talents they didn’t know existed or just plain spend an evening with like-minded, creative people. Not all perform. … Continue reading Right Here. Right Now. Open Mic – LETS TALK LIFE!

THe Chennai Anthem is here: Celebrating its 375th anniversary.

Today, Chennai is celebrating its 375th anniversary. Just imagine! 375 glorious years of Chennai! Almost 4 wonderful centuries of a city that has grown in leaps and bounds….Not to mention that it has not outgrown its beautiful traditional culture. And therein, lies the charm of the city Madras now, Chennai that attracts people far and wide. Those living in Chennai will vouch for the wonderful flavour of the city – a unique combination of the ancient and the modern, the old and the new and still growing strong despite all challenges that any city faces in today’s fast moving world. … Continue reading THe Chennai Anthem is here: Celebrating its 375th anniversary.

Muse n’ Motivation has turned A Lakh hits old!

From writing for magazines in the print media for years and for websites on the net, blogging seemed a natural progression to express myself and share my thoughts with others. But, I would not be where I am today as a blogger had it not been for the warmth and affection of all the people –  friends, acquaintances and strangers alike who frequent the blog. Today, when my blog Muse n’ Motivation becomes a lakh hits old, I take this opportunity to thank all of you who take out time to visit my blog to like, comment and share your views. … Continue reading Muse n’ Motivation has turned A Lakh hits old!

HAPPY REPUBLIC DAY, DEAR FELLOW INDIANS!

Even as my family and I hurl the national flag atop our little house my eyes turn moist. My twelve year old son is amused. “After all, it is just a flag. And we are showing respect to our country by hoisting it, that’s it” he thinks. But, it happens to me every time I hold the national flag. Even patriotic songs do that, something stirs within – I feel great pride for being an Indian,  warmth for being part of a nation with the oldest democracy, joy for belonging to a country that houses people of so many different … Continue reading HAPPY REPUBLIC DAY, DEAR FELLOW INDIANS!

It’s Celebration Time for Muse n’ Motivation!

Yes Friends. I find it hard to believe but Muse n’ Motivation completes one full year today. I started off hesitatingly but once the blogging bug hit me, there was no stopping. And what a beautiful experience it turned out to be! Writing, Sharing, Understanding the View Points of Others and More than anything else, making new friends from all over the globe. I am grateful to all the persons who thought my blogs worthy enough to comment on. Thanks a lot friends. This doesn’t mean I am going to go ‘Full Stop!’ Muse will continue to motivate as usual … Continue reading It’s Celebration Time for Muse n’ Motivation!