Monthly Archives: August 2017

Mynah Bhoolungi – Or The Protectors of the Skies

It was a perfect, sunny day on the beach, and Surin was out on her daily morning inspection with her assistant Rawai when she saw a rather disturbing sight. Her first instinct was to take Rawai to task for it, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Humble Teacher

This is me, in ‘saari duniya ka bojh hum uthaate hain’ mode. But trust me, when that day started, I had no idea that this was going to be the day when my world would turn upside down so comprehensively. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Chicken Patiala

Mandhara the cat crept stealthily up the stairs of Spinach Restaurant in Khao Lak. Hunger was gnawing at her like she had gnawed at all the delicious fish in her mistress’s fishbowl last night. She chuckled softly as she remembered … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Big Fight

Deep inside Khao Lak National Park, we saw two young elephants at the same time as they saw us. Our entire group of tourists got extremely excited upon seeing wild elephants in their natural habitat, photos were clicked, and we … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Rescue Mission

Not so long ago, in a remote corner of Thailand, lived a doe called Kho. A doe, as Maria so succinctly explained long ago, is a deer, a female deer to be precise. But Kho was more than just a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

All ‘Mud’ dled up!

Little Bao lived in a cute little cottage by the sea in Khao Lak, Thailand. But don’t worry, she didn’t live there alone, she lived with her loving parents, and her brother Tang. Ever since she could remember, little Bao … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

A Ganpati Miracle

The night was like any other, and when they went to sleep, the husband – wife duo had no idea as to what magic the morrow would herald. It was Ganesh Chaturthi the next day, as the crescendo of drum … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment