Getting a lot of things done each day feels good...until it's too much to handle! Here's how I view multitasking and how I go about setting a daily routine.
My WFH Nook
A week of WFH led to a surprising discovery and a new nook!
A Nature Walk in the Rains
Documenting days of watching birds in the rain in Bengaluru....with a kitten on my shoulder for company!
My Lockdown Reading List Pt. 2 – Mythological and Historical Fiction
Here's my 2nd lockdown reading list, this time focusing on mythological and historical fiction! There are recommendations that I've read, and some that I am waiting to read, and there are books for all ages in this list (except readers under age 10, I'm afraid). Enjoy, stay indoors, and let me know your favourites!
My Lockdown Reading List Pt. 1 – Nature and Wildlife Books
Finding yourself bored at home during the lockdown? Check out my series of reading lists based on books I love. My first reading list includes books on nature and wildlife, with links to purchase books on Amazon.in and Amazon.com!
Happy Earth Day 2021!
"And I knew that as long as I responded, in both a physical and mystical way, to the natural world-sea, sun, earth, moon and stars – I would never feel lonely upon this planet."Ruskin Bond As an ecologist, I adore the natural world. Fieldwork – true back-breaking, exhausting fieldwork – fuels me and pushes me…
Musings of a Field Ecologist
When people look at me, they can't seem to accept that a city girl like me is passionate about ecology fieldwork and wanders about in forests and wetlands for a living. Well, here are my thoughts on this unique and always-interesting lifestyle that I have chosen!
The Fire Tree
A reminiscing piece on my favourite tree, the gulmohar or Royal Poinciana, which lines the streets of Mylapore, Chennai...
Reflecting on the past few months of dance, writing, and the new normal...
Dance as an Expression
"Dance is the purest expression of every emotion, earthly and spiritual" - Anna Pavlova I dance as a form of expression, a creative outlet that comes with little external pressure to produce a perfect product. Even as Bharatanatyam, like many other classical dance forms, emphasizes the perfect body posture and pristine execution of the many…