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September 11, 2011

The sad figure that tries again and again

He nodded. “There is always a ghost of you if things hadn’t worked out,” he said glumly. “This sad figure trying and trying and trying.” He mustered a smile. “Anyway, it did work,” he said. “He’s gone away.”Not for me yet. For I am that figure. The one who tries […]
September 6, 2011

Sane yet insecure

Really interesting piece @naman sent me today about writing a book. So is it really sane working in a higher paying job? Pays the mortgage. And that is important. But sanity….? ummm!“You’ll probably screw it up (I did). You’ll probably learn and improve (I did). If you’re lucky, you’ll make […]
September 4, 2011

Ice Ice Baby

Ok. Now you know it. My secret. I am a closet weights junkie. No kidding. Over seven years, four countries and 3 continents. My love for weights and rock music has sustained me. Another new city and new set of non-friends. Where did I go before being forced to head […]
August 29, 2011


Hi I am Laxmi and I am a non-writer. It has been nearly 2 weeks since I last wrote my novel. And here I am wandering around Camden Market on saturday morning. The place is buzzing with promise a young girl band sing their hearts out waiting to be discovered […]
August 21, 2011


Ha! summer holidays and all that. Sunshine everywhere and not a word of writing in sight. Not that I am on holiday but its just this feeling of laziness, where everything around me is touched by a shimmering layer of gold. A midas touch if you please, where everything touched […]