Book Review- Last Night in Twisted River by John Irving

4 years ago Shaili Desai 2
Yesterday, I finished reading Last night in Twisted River. The foodie that I am, what I remember most about the book were the descriptions of food! “Today the cook was working on a red wine reduction for the braised beef short ribs, and he had both a light and a dark chicken stock on the Read More

Did I tell you about my Goa Trip?

4 years ago Shaili Desai 2
In the middle of farewell parties, convocation, packing bags and shifting from my room (sniff, sniff), I almost forgot my Goa trip! Well, it was quite an eventful trip, especially the circumstances in which I went. I do not know how I could have forgotten about it but I guess I was still suffering from MICA Read More

Jugni- A Poem for NaPoWriMo 2013 !

4 years ago Shaili Desai 0
I have never really fancied myself as a poet (okay, little bit, I have 😀 ) but since it’s National Poetry Writing Month (NaPoWriMo 2013) , I’ve decided to write a poem each day of April (I can try, at least!). I am no Maya Angelou or Sylvia Plath, but I guess it’s better to write Read More

A diploma, a farewell and some tears

4 years ago Shaili Desai 5
So, this March, I finally left Ahmedabad (although not for good, I hope) because my education is over. I got my post-graduate diploma in Management! Officially, I know everything now! 😛 I stayed back for some days after the Convocation, hoping to spend some days in solitary confinement, enjoying my own company in my own Read More