Author: Helen Victor

RIDES

AN ODE TO IMMIGRANTS

The picture was taken at Uvari. It’s a beautiful coastal village in Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu. Turquoise blue water, Mystic sky, And I’m docked here. Wondering Why? Fled from the land, I lived for Ages With the Family and love, To sail in the Sea of Ages, With the […]

LOUNGE, TWILIGHT

JALLIKATTU – REVOLUTION OF 2017

History never fails to surprise you!! Pre-Independence freedom movements read in the History glorifies every spirited freedom fighters… Almost after 69 years of Independence, a massive revolutionary movement out-broke in Tamil Nadu to revoke the ban on Jallikattu. Jallikattu-Revolution of 2017 would be etched in the Indian History.  Marina – […]

GARDEN, LIFESTYLE

HOW TO GROW SHALLOTS

After a year into gardening, I found Shallots are easy to grow.  Well drained soil and sunny place are sufficient for its growth.  They don’t require much of water as they thrive well in arid conditions. Almost all my plants were ravaged during the cyclonic storm except these Shallots. They […]

LOUNGE, TWILIGHT

BEST MOMENTS OF THE YEAR – 2016

In few hours, the Book of 2016 ends and opens up with a brand new chapter from the Book of 2017. It has been a great year which unlocked some of the best moments to be treasured forever.. A wonderful trip covering 4 States of India – Kashmir, Punjab, Delhi, Haryana […]

LOUNGE, TWILIGHT

MERRY CHRISTMAS…

As Winter unfolds, its time of the year to see shopping malls decked with Christmas trees, Jingle bells and Stars.. For unto us a child is born, His name shall be called Wonderful Counselor. The Mighty God, the Everlasting Father. The Prince of Peace – Isaiah 9:6 Merry Christmas to […]

DIY

WEEKEND SHOPPING – FABRIC HAUL!

One of my friends, Deepa – who I’ve known her since my college days, living in Arkansas, the United States. Whenever, we were chatting online she used to ask me if I need anything from US. I bought a few sewing supplies through her to revamp my dressmaking skills. Weekend […]