Monthly Archives: April 2010

Forgiveness

Aliza came running across the house yesterday, hands folded. Sorry, Mamma, sorry, she said, Sorry for all the wrong things I’ve done so far. We laughed and hugged. Advertisements

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gentle question mark

the first time I sawmy Mum with a mud packon her face (I thought, I’m the one who should be taking a photo of you, babe)

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Letter to baby PoPo (Sahar before she was born)

I have copied this post from an old mail from the bottom of an e-mail box. Sahar turned 7 years old this month. I wrote this when I was 7 months pregnant with her. 23 January, 2003Babee,I was so busy … Continue reading

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Don’t be stupid, be an Idiot

The first film we saw together was called Hero No. 1. In Uphaar, a cinema hall that was destroyed in a fire a year later. Neither of us particularly wanted to see Hero No. 1 with Govinda and Karishma Kapoor … Continue reading

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