I take this opportunity to slightly digress from my daily chronicles of hawkers and street vendors, and highlight one of the dying professions of the city. Meet the bhishti in my Blog K.
Mohammed seemed to draw inspiration from his scarves. Soaking in everyday a colour at a time, akin to his scarves. Some days were blue and lazy, others were fiery red, even a mundane green for vibrancy.
What we call streets, he calls home. Meet Mohammed Tayeb, a hawker who sells varieties of hair accessories and jewelry at Kolkata's Bertram Street.
I'm participating the BlogchatterA2Z Challenge and this is my theme reveal post. Excited and nervous!
A stranger from across the seven seas, finds solace in the company of a lonesome, chirpy young lady in the lands of Punjab. What do their destinies have in-store for them? [This is my first attempt at writing a short-story!]
Here I am, having lived another 365 days which were rather 'eventful' Flashbacks can either make you smile or sigh...and for me, flashbacks from 2017, does both. Quite a few lessons were learnt and quite a few memories were made - 2017 was special in many ways. I vaguely remember how the year had begun...... Continue Reading →