Posts by Sanchari

Romance at Baiyappanahalli

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As usual, I was stuck in traffic near the Baiyappanahalli Metro Station on my way to work today, when something unusual happened. The AC in my share cab, broke down. So, windows were rolled down, sleeves were rolled up, collar buttons were unbuttoned and frustrated sighs were heaved as we waited patiently in the traffic. …

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A Hatke Love Story

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We were discussing ex-boyfriends at work a few months ago and some very interesting stories came to light. Each one of us have dated weirdos at some point but one story inevitably stole the show. I am going to tell you that story on behalf of my coworker. I will use first person because it …

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Lakme Red Coat: Looking Back

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Millions of years ago (or so it seems), when I was barely halfway through college, I used to desire one specific shade of Lakme lipstick. It was called Red Coat. I would secretly stare at the full, luscious lips of the model who used to smile at me from my desktop screen, the lipstick shining …

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Galaxies within You

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There have been times, innumerable times, when we have stepped out of ourselves because of love and for those we loved. We have wanted to be loved and understood desperately, no matter what the cost. We have tirelessly tried to make ourselves smaller, more lovable, more presentable by others’ standards for such a long time …

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