SIMPLY SHOBANA

There was light, there was the Sunshine.

Another time, when the Sun overruled darkness, the world rejoiced. There was light, there was the sunshine, There was the zest for living in everyone. ~~~~ Someday, when the Sun goes down, Would you be awake to catch… Read More

Jacky

Jacky, My sister, My Friend, My Business Partner, We shared a dream once… Rest in Peace. -shobana-

The Once Upon A Baby

Today is my daughter Sasha’s birthday. She is the girl who followed her dreams, made a success of it against all odds, married the man of her dreams and now has a baby as dreamy as she was… Read More

When Sunday Goes Past Me

Have you ever been empowered by the quiet of a Sunday? It fills you with a touch of gentleness, a sort of exquisiteness, You feel its presence without any pretense embrace your soul. . I awake to dawn… Read More

BOOK REVIEW: MARY: THE MARY TYLER MOORE STORY

When Herbie J Pilato contacted me to have his book Mary: The Mary Tyler Moore Story reviewed, I was all nerves. She was the iconic actress whose show I used to watch as a young girl. Having him… Read More

A Heavenly Interlude

I had the distinct pleasure of having the beach to myself that morning. The quiet was so consuming as the waters that rushed to shore breathed music to the ears. I watched the sunrise, one of my most… Read More

Where It Never Rains

I walked once where elephants graced, Where it never rains, Where the dusty ground never felt mud, Where the tired trees were barely consumed by greens, Where the Sun God shined ceaselessly. ~~ It taught me how to… Read More

Desmond

On the 6th of September, 2007, we made our way to Toronto, Canada, full of hope, plus with a little apprehension for Sasha’s next phase in life – her tertiary education.  She was among the first batch of… Read More

Sweet September

It is hard to believe that September is as sweet as its name, Except when, you see those maples trees turn in shade; red, yellow and a dusty strain.  I walked under those trees one September, marveling at… Read More

A Place to Dream

(A re-post) I found a place to dream, It was a long time ago, In an illusory setting masking the clouds, Where trees were leafless, As they had fallen to the ground. I found a bridge to another… Read More

A Time For Reflection

Some days when I think of all the blessings in our lives, I give thanks and praise to the Lord, especially for the gift of life.There is a reason why prayers become part of our lives, to give… Read More

It’s Aarav’s 1st Birthday Next Week!

A gift with much love from Shobana!