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Arrested forever at 2

“Akki, it’s time to have lunch, stop playing and bring Malli to the table.”
Pause.
“Thaaththi come and eat, we are all waiting no…”

Why is it that perfectly sensible people have a child or two and instantly start using childish names between themselves? 301 more words

The Mockingbird

My Name Is A Pun

My Name Is A Pun.

“Christina”, my first name, can be read as “Christ-in-a”. Phonetically, that sounds like “Christ-in-her”.

Chanel, my middle name, can have two meanings. 67 more words

Christian

Hypocorism

You have a
nom de plume

that throbs into life
in my fingertips.

I brandish songs
out of it,
jumble up verses
and make you whisper… 199 more words

On marriage.

Yesterday, I was talking with a friend about the future — you know, marriage, a career, kids, and all the great and terrifying things that growing up has in store. 316 more words

Names Games

I cannot remember names for nuts. Remember the names, then tagging the names to the faces is another challenge.

In one-to-one conversation, I can easily repeat the name again and again in order to make it stick in my mind with the person’s face. 333 more words

Personal

No One Higher

Today at church, I was a mixed bag of crazy pregnant hormonal emotions. During worship, they played No One Higher

Which is a great worship song. 363 more words

GreatestHusband