Let Flowers Bloom

Happiness radiates like the fragrance from a flower and draws all good things towards you. ~Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Small Pleasures

I love flowers. Most girls do. There is this lovely line in a beautiful Tamil song from the 1992 film Roja that I absolutely love… pen illaadha oorilae adi aan pooketpadhillai pen illadha oorilae kodidhaan poopooppadhillai (In a town without women, a man doesn’t ask for flowers… In a town without girls, flowers don’t even…

Like A Rose

My dad turns 65 today, he is one of the few people who was born in pre-independent India (he was born in Feb 1947, India attained independence in August 1947). Even though he is not with us in flesh and blood, it doesn’t mean I love him any less. He will live forever in my…

Honest Gratitude

These is something about roses that warms up the heart. I do think that the concept of red roses is overrated, but when you get the right hues on the flowers on a gracious occassion makes it worthwhile. These were gifted to my mother by an admirer of hers, and it felt nice that she…

Red Roses Smell Best!

One look at a bunch of red roses and you can feel the love oozing! The flower has been a symbol of love and passion. How many of them are there you ask? Well, there are 10, and all for my special day on the 10th of November. Shakespear said that a rose with any…

Say It With Lovely Hues…

I am one of the lucky few who is blessed enough to spend my life married to my best friend. This Valentine’s Day, I was gifted a rose of each hue, for all the colors I bring to his life. And for this International Women’s Day, here’s hoping everyone who stops by realizes how special…