Book and coffee

Sometimes a cup of coffee and a book is more interesting than the conversation. The sip The warmth The smell The peace

Mslazyboots in paradise

“Gar firdaus bar-rue zamin ast, hami asto, hamin asto, hamin ast.” “If there is a heaven on earth, it’s here, it’s here, it’s here.” – Amir-e-Khusru Dehluvi Mughal Emperor Jehangir Said it all when he visited Kashmir in the 17th century. You’ve been places and you’ve been places, but if you have not visited this…

I’m holding onto hope

Why is it when I see you I feel the pain in my chest! I just can’t help myself From loving you Even though you still don’t understand. I cannot sleep I bury my head in covers I toss and turn, As I lay there All I could think of, is how much I miss…

Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov

 “Human life is but a series of footnotes to a vast obscure unfinished masterpiece” ― Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita Oh my god. This book gave me nightmares. I wasn’t sure what to expect when I picked this book up but it can be interpreted in so many different ways by different people. Lolita, Vladimir Nabokov’s masterpiece (disturbing masterpiece;…

Goodreads Challenge

“You know that feeling,” she said, “when you are reading a book, and you know that it is going to be a tragedy; you can feel the cold and darkness coming, see the net drawing tight around the characters who live and breathe on the pages. But you are tied to the story as if…

Letters to Milena – Franz Kafka

This is one of a kind book I have read. And I enjoyed it literally. Kafka’s language was painful and also beautiful at the same time. But at some point, the book felt boring because of one-sided letters. I have never before encountered writing most amazing, touching, beautifully crafted one-sided missives of love, longing and…

Love affair with Nature

Nature, do you remember the first time I came seeking your inspiration? I didn’t always love you the way I do now. I didn’t even realize how beautiful you are! Now I have realized your efficacy. And my love for you transformed every aspect of my life. Enamored with Nature Structure

Kafka on the shore – Haruki Murakami

“In everybody’s life, there’s a point of no return. And in a very few cases, a point where you can’t go forward anymore. And when we reach that point, all we can do is quietly accept the fact. That’s how we survive.” ― Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore ‘Kafka on the shore’ is one of the…

Beyond my world via Human Library

My weekends were getting boring few months back, so I used to search book clubs or events related to books on social media. When I came to know about Human Library, the word itself fascinated me to search more about it. I researched everything about Human Library Concept and thus decided to bring one in…

Mrs funnybones – Twinkle Khanna

I was dying to read this book because of good reviews but was lazy enough to go to the store or to order it online. So while travelling when I was getting bored and waiting for my flight at Kochi airport I decided to get this one from a book store. I started with a…

Ms lazy boots in Kerala

“Travel brings power and love back into your life.” ― Jalaluddin Rumi Recently I visited Kerala, India with my colleagues to escape the routine and I had a very good time in ‘God’s Own Country – Kerala’ South India’s most serenely beautiful state. Kerala at a glance. Munnar – A hill station located in the Western Ghats mountain…

Eat, Pray, Love – Elizabeth Gilbert

“You need to learn how to select your thoughts just the same way you select your clothes every day. This is a power you can cultivate. If you want to control things in your life so bad, work on the mind. That’s the only thing you should be trying to control.” ― Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love …