Do you like public displays of affection?

Not really. I don’t indulge in any of it. And if I accidentally spot a couple indulging in it, I tend to politely look away and pretend that I hadn’t seen it… much like I’d look away if I spot a couple of dogs mating in the middle of the street. Will I try to…

What is the thing you thought in a different perspective in life?

Self-Help Books You get to see entire shelves of these in every library and bookstore around the world. But I have always wondered how these can actually work as they claim to. I mean… these books were written by people based on their experiences in their life. How can they actually work for everyone? For…

What do you think is the most under appreciated thing on Earth?

A normal day. These days, everyday is filled with so much action and all sorts of ups and downs that nobody seems to enjoy the bliss that a normal day without anything unexpected can give. Having an eventful life is exciting. But having a day or two where nothing untoward happens, where you don’t get…

What are life’s greatest privileges?

The ability to forget. We often hear parents scolding their children or bosses reprimanding their employees because they ‘forgot’ something. People do all sorts of things like tying cords on fingers to remember stuff, putting reminders on their mobile phones, putting post-it notes all over the place… but think if we didn’t have the ability…

What is forever for you?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: This question may be looked at in two ways – What is your definition of ‘forever’? or What is something that you think is ‘forever’ I’ll try to answer it in both ways. Definition of Forever My definition of forever would be something that is constant in the purest sense…

What is something that needs to be said?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: The incessant obsession of people over celebrities needs to stop. When people take a liking to a celebrity (a movie star, a model, a politician, a singer, anybody at all), I have observed that they grow so obsessed with them that they go about digging into the personal lives of…

What is your biggest pet peeve and why?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: I have quite a list of pet peeves… sharing the vilest ones here… People who refuse to use blinkers while shifting lanes when driving. What do you think the rest of us are? Mind-readers? To automatically guess that at this exact instant, you’ll decide to move bang in front of…

Which position do you like?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: Let’s talk about my most favorite activities where the ‘position’ is vital… Reading I sit exactly like this when I read… It’s usually on my bed or on a sofa… with lots of soft cushions all around. I may toss and turn occasionally but the cushions remain all around all…