Goodbye December and second half of 2020

The Science of Wellbeing. Dark. Informative Instalive. Retreat for wellness 2.0. Supervision Training Course. Golden Girls marathon. Virtual Christmas in July. Neuro Linguistic Programming course. YouTube interview : travels and inspirations. SAS rock and roll! Cooking triumphs! Beta readers delight! Rakshabandhan surprise by Manisha! Aboriginal culture and safety training. Part 2 title reveal. Rainbow sighting. Tanishq turns 18! Meet the characters of ‘the Exiled Rogue series’.

Certified Supervisor and member of the ACA college of supervisors. Virtual author interview about #coter and #ooter on YouTube. Strawberry Watermelon cake. 5 trips around the sun. #ooter book teaser. Wu Xing Garden sketch reveal. Mayyur turns 40 in style. Navdeep & Sandy complete 20 years. The Origin of the Exiled Rogue trailer and virtual book launch. #ooter becomes an Amazon bestseller! Friends and family all over the world pose with the ebook cover!

Yahoo! news features The Exiled Rogue series! Freshly baked Cookies as we all meet again. Mom turns 75 in MG! #ooter book launch with signed copies of the paperback! A 42nd birthday filled with gratitude. Cakemail surprise from Revna! Diwali joys with summer days! #ooter reviews. #coter and #ooter become part of the State Library of Victoria! Queens Gambit. Annie’s yummy cupcakes! Coburgers and Edgars Creek. Who would I cast as the characters of my Trilogy?

ESPN celebrate a decade! On an aeroplane after 11 months! Brisbane-Bribie-Noosa-Monteville-Goldcoast-Stradbrooke and all the beautiful memories in between! Thank you Nishant, Nirmal and Nyx. Ludo (the film and the game). Crown season 4. Good bye 2020.

2021: the year we catch up with family reunions and milestone celebrations.

Goodbye June and first half of 2020

Third New Year’s Eve at NOIR. #COTER trailer, ebook and paperback releases. Mumbai airport pit stop. Dubai reunions galore! Memory book by Ambreen; one of my most cherished gifts. Holding the first copy of COTER. Prathna turns 50. The Dubai launch and book signing, with my family and loved ones. Book reading by my Amma Pratibha Rao. Quality time with my bestie. Emirates International School talk with senior students.

Mumbai launch and book signing. Book reading by author Nandini Dhanani. Ekta and Anjali make the moment even more special. Singapore celebration. Melbourne event with surprise T-shirts! Book reading by Divyesh Udeshi. Rath Yatra and amusement park rides on a sunny day. COTER becomes an Amazon #1 Bestselling ebook! Start writing part 2 of the trilogy. Retreat for wellness begins. Amy comes to Melbourne. Outlander. Breezy buzz cut. Veer turns 40: virtual birthday song.

Zoom catch up with Kings college gang. Instalive as an Author and then as a Counsellor. Mom and Dad’s 56th Wedding Anniversary. Reacquainted with Baking. Complete writing Part 2, editing commences. Short story gets published: Fairy Tales – Rewind. Start writing Part 3. Revna turns 25. Three years in Australia. Love Schitt’s Creek! Games on Zoom with Sappu, Amy and Bob! Into the night. Teasers ready for book 2. Will and Grace ends. Launched a counselling blog on Medium. Morning Wars. Supervision training begins. Buddha . The world starts to open. Defending Jacob. Winter begins. Alex turns 30. Finished writing part 3. The Exiled Rogue series logo unveiled. 16/6

6 months ago I was eagerly awaiting the launch of my first book. 6 months later, here I am, having finished writing the second and third. Always look for silver linings, you will find them.

Goodbye December and second half of 2017

The Young Pope. Christmas in July. Divina turns 16! AIPC. Passion for Masterchef Australia re-ignites. Ground Yourself Cafe. Galaxy chocolates from Doha! New friends with old ties. Lipstick under my Burkha. 2 sunny years. Harry Potter Improv. Dinner on the Tram. Australian Survivor Marathon. 12 hours of National Theatre Live from London. The Block intro. 27/9. The Bachelor/ette: predictions and favourites! Will & Grace returns! Mumbai Diwali. Bhavika turns 21! Dad completes 50 years in Dubai! Ghoomar. Aerial 39th with a Balloon ride over Melbourne. The Perils of Padmavati. Hogwarts2HH DreamS. Diva 2018. Summer in St. Kilda! Hello South Yarra! New Year in Noir.

2017 was a year of massive change, movement and fulfilment. While the universe works in mysterious ways, it taught me never to stop asking or dreaming. It yields when the time is right and has plenty for everyone, all the time! We just have to ask the right way, and wait for it to unfold.

May 2018 be the year of relaxation, recouping and remembering. May we venture into unknown places, meet interesting people, and connect everyone in a web of charged cosmic energy.

Love. Laugh. Live.

Goodbye June and first half of 2016

Gallan Goodiyan. Desert beginning. Dubai Diaries. Revisited childhood literature. A poster is worth five years! Abundance Mandala. The BAD cafe. Mass Exodus. NYC party. Freezing February. Silver Jubilee for Kavita&Rajesh! DreamS by the lake. Chess addiction begins. One day in Delhi. KoQ meets Humayun. Brekkie at Lal Qilla. The Revenant. 6 sunny months. Leap Leonardo year. March Moolah! Harry Potter Mandala 🙂 Siya Kay Ram. Smashing time at Smash. A race to ‘The Race’. The universe ALWAYS responds. DG rocks! Impromptu plans and laughter marathons! Bajirao Mastani on DVD! Monopoly returns 🙂 The Jungle Book. Dinner with D-A-R-U. Mom&Dad complete 52 years! Stag lift at the gym 🙂 Beauty and the Beast. Arigato Japan: Meiji, Fuji, Sumo, Sushi! Revna turns 21! Dubai Delight. Stamp size invite. 8.5 Déjà vu. Madhuri meets her tallest fan! The truth shall set you free. IEFF – 25 films. Shonali graduates from University! Royal Reunion begins! Sweet 16.6.16. Sugar meets Spice! 4 day weekend! Udta Punjab. Thali with a Monsoon view. Jenga and Nutella. Sequel unveils New York mystery. BLACK after 11 years.

May the second half of your year be filled with the sweetness of loved ones, friendships that weather every storm and the faith that everything that happens, does so for a higher good.