When the music album was released a friend of mine said one of the songs matches a scene in a Murakami novel. And it did. The song in question was Iravingu Theevai and the novel was 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami. I badly wanted to watch this movie before anyone spoiled anything so I silently booked … Continue reading ’96


The Day Dream

“Will you be my date?” he asked her holding her hand in his. She was confused. “Did you get short term remembering loss? We have been dating for the past eight months.” Mandira went back to drinking her cold coffee. Kiran laughed at her reply. “I was asking you to be my date for Sujay’s … Continue reading The Day Dream

Late night delivery

Ramya sat in her room browsing through the restaurants that offered late night food delivery. It was around 1 am and she had the sudden craving for some briyani. Given that she hadn't eaten anything since brunch didn't help her much. Opening one such restaurant's site she quickly looked through the menu. They had briyani within … Continue reading Late night delivery

Some Coffee and a Story to go with it

"How old were you?" he asked sipping on the hot coffee."Huh... I was in 8th grade. So I guess around 13?""Okay... Continue..."She gave him one playful look. But started narrating."It was after that year's cultural program. Until then I had no idea that such a guy was in my school. One of the new girls … Continue reading Some Coffee and a Story to go with it

The Promise and a Ring

"Hey Surya... Where did you get this pendant? It is really pretty!" The elder lady spoke looking at the said girl's neck. Had it been a guy whose eyes were fixated there he would have gotten a slap from her by now."Oh this one! I got it from Stylori. It is called Winter Leaves!" Surya beamed as … Continue reading The Promise and a Ring

Amara Kaaviyam – An epic gone wrong

After a colleague said that the movie is lovely I spent a good two and half hours watching it and I am still wondering what is lovely in it. About 40 minutes into the movie, one can guess the entire plot. It is that predictable. What makes a movie an epic is it is as … Continue reading Amara Kaaviyam – An epic gone wrong