Look Up

Sometimes, I think we all should just stop focusing so much on what's in front of us and simply look up. You never know what you will see. I enjoy looking up. Usually I look up at the clouds and smile at the sky, thinking how lucky I am to be who I am and…

Beachside Musings

At Allepey Beach, I saw this heron, gazing out at the ocean. Occasionally it would take a few steps closer to the water, but when the waves start rolling in, it would run back to higher ground. This continued for hours. I wondered if this was a way of getting food. Was there fish or…

The Simple Life

    As I sat in the comfort of my boathouse and looked over at the fishermen catching their dinner, I wondered how simple their lives must be. Everyday you fish for your meal, and you sell the remaining catch for money. You spend your life among the waters, surrounded by beauty and bliss. But…

Unimpressed

While driving up the mountains towards Munnar, we made quite a few pit stops which were known to be popular tourist areas. The sceneries were definitely beautiful, but I couldn't help but notice the wild monkey's foraging through litter that tourists left behind. A part of me was incredibly happy to see monkeys, but another…