Posts Tagged ‘Romance’

Yin and Yang. Night and Day. Fire and Ice. ‘Opposites attract’ has long been the cornerstone of every romantic comedy. It may or may not result in a happily ever after, but it can ignite passion and chemistry in a relationship. Take for instance my household, I can read a book a day, life permitting. The last book my...

There’s something about same-sex love. For those who know its magic, it’s liberating when books and movies celebrate it. For the others, it’s an almost voyeuristic experience – to read about feminine bodies that curve into each other, to imagine what an orgasm with another woman would be like, to be intensely...

Your soulmate is one who understands you like no other, who loves not just you but also your flaws, the one who can listen to you all day long and the one to whom you can pour out your heart with no hesitation at all. Here are 7 movies that have shown how our best friends have always been our soulmates forever. Well,...

It was mid-May. When the sun had decided to show all its grandeur and burn India to its full potential, unexpected rain one morning had made that evening even more beautiful and pleasant for Mumbaikars. It was then, while standing in his small balcony, that Armaan knew it was a special day for him. Mostly for three...

Every girl dreams of her Prince Charming, but the difficult part is finding him. Your prince charming could be a charismatic Richie Rich, a hotshot Army man or even a cool swag chocolate boy! Take this quiz and find out who fits the description of your Prince Charming. based on your likes and preferences. (Inspired...

“Your style of writing is too classy for the content you wrote. It was too smart for a romcom.” This is what a friend wrote to me after reading my book. I get her point. For that’s the general impression. What’s there to a love story, after all? Boy meets girl, spark/drama/conflict/tension. Love suffers, love...

When I was in college, my friends and I would pass around romance novels to each other on the sly, hoping our English teachers wouldn’t spot us reading these juicy novels and give us a hard time. Romance novels were generally considered trashy although no teacher expressly told us not to read them. They were...

यूं तो प्रेम इनसान के भीतर की सतह पर एक यूनिवर्सल सा अहसास है, मगर इज़हार से लेकर व्‍यवहार के स्‍तर पर जाटलैंड में यह अलग...

We all have that one person in our life. The Quintessentially Annoying Aunty. Perhaps he’s an uncle in your case? An (over) involved neighbor or a benevolent relative? You can spot them from a mile away. The bling, the love handles and the crystal encrusted saree. Any attempt to blend into the scenery or the...

‘A perfect man does not smoke, does not lie, does not cheat and does not exist!’ And ladies that is the grand truth of it all. At least on social media which is full of such gyaan. Most girls are in search of a nice man without realizing that the nicest ones are held back by the friend zone. So they keep falling...