Travel musings – Laitlum Canyon, Meghalaya

When we least expect it, life sets us a challenge to test our courage and our willingness to change; at such a moment, there is no point of pretending that nothing has happened or we are not yet ready.The challenge will not wait, life does not look back. A week is more than enough time…

Travel musings – Mawphlang sacred grove

Ready to be sacrificed! The sacred groves of Meghalaya have such stone formations (built by locals of course) to perform sacrifices to please the Gods and to maintain the purity of the groves.

Travel Haiku – Laitlum, Meghalaya

Watching me scold our kidsWith motherly rantsYou continued smiling In those torrential brawlsWhen I criedYou eventually smiled And now as I watch you dieBarely able to hold yourselfYou continue to smileLeaving me in oblivion Caption taken from my poem “Your Smile – I”

Travel musings – Meghalaya

Tripping on your coffeeOn our first dateI hid my smirkBehind a nervous gaitAnd yet you smiled. Caption taken from my poem “Your Smile – I”