Spicy Rasam

Not a cooking or food blog! I just share what's cooking in my mind.

It’s a man’s world. Isn’t it? It’s not? Well! I am not the deciding authority. You decide!!! I’m going to talk about a few truths in this blog. I like it when my husband leads. I like it when he drives and I am in the passenger seat. I like it when he is the …

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This is the fourth part of a long story. First part of the story: Long Story 1 Second part of the story: Long Story 2 Third part of the story: Long Story 3 Prabha; India Mr. Angel lifted Prabha effortlessly upright. That’s when Prabha realized they had an audience. Prabha promptly went inside the lift …

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This is the third part of a long story. First part of the story: Long Story 1 Second part of the story: Long Story 2 Vishvanath; USA “I am sorry Vishva!” Parvy finally spoke, as they waited for Rohit outside his school. Vishva did not respond. “Look! Trust me it was not planned!” Parvy said …

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It’s really good to have some north-Indian friends. Now! you southies out there! Don’t start cursing me just yet (read the whole thing! And then curse your heart out). Why is it good? Because they make you bold. Yup! It happened to me. The obnoxious northies have the ability to transform you into a bold …

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The sun is harsh, The ground is dry, Air is thick, And hot, Very hot, Trees stand still, The scene is still, Still like a picture. We can think of water, But thinking won’t do, Keeps getting hotter, Hotter, hotter, hotter We long for a breeze, That sweeps through our hair, We seek the help …

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This is the second part of a long story. First part of the story: Long Story 1 Vishvanath; USA Vishva sat on the recliner that he’d bought last thanksgiving; he’d got it in the store, not online. Parvy aka Parvindher sat on the sofa with Vishva’s wife. “In ½ hour, we have to pick Rohit …

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Hi! I love to write fiction! This is a long story of two long lost friends/lovers/wavelength-mates (mmmm I am still not very sure about the soulmate thing). I hope you enjoy reading their story. PS: I have added links to words that I felt non-Indians will not know the meaning of. Prabavathi; India Prabha started …

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