30/4/2018That old hymn ‘Count your blessings’? There comes a time in life when one does notice all that one has and which others struggle for, wish for or have made peace with because it can not be theirs. A deep moment of realisation kicks in then. Earlier that time arrives, better it gets to live [...]

No Room, But Mahalaxmi DoesHis dentures shook as he spoke. Or perhaps they were originals hanging loose. But the man sure noted Royal Enfield and said it out loud. He saw it parked safe and only then we got to checking-in. At Mahalxmi Lodge it is No. 12 for tonight. No.11 is the same as [...]

Ride and runIt is them! They are the menace. They are also the cash. They are the rash self-driven cars horde. It is them flooding the Nilgiris. They are ‘the folks from Bangalore’. One could hear it!Some years back riding down the near vacant highway through the reserve forests, across the little river and through [...]