Confession of a Bengali girl from Mumbai

I am very proud of my heritage. This post is a personal confession of a Bengali girl (that’s me) who is not from West Bengal. It shouldn’t and will not relate to every other person. Being a Bengali is a proud thing. Every person is proud of their roots and their culture. When it comes … Continue reading Confession of a Bengali girl from Mumbai

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10 things you probably don’t know about me

I blog about my personal life, as if no one is reading them. I am well aware that a huge chunk of you already know about my love life (non-existent), family life (too existent) and the fact that I have a super small circle of friend (note down the singular used here, it isn’t a … Continue reading 10 things you probably don’t know about me

My Top 10 Favorite Retro Songs!!! 90’s and before

The Lost Soul is back with another lost post. Well, not so lost but you might feel lost in the world of music/songs while reading it. Songs and Music plays an important role in our lives. Whether we are aware of it or not but music is an integral part of who we are. We … Continue reading My Top 10 Favorite Retro Songs!!! 90’s and before

I am in Love…

Hello All, Welcome to my A to Z April Challenge, 2016 – Day 9: I Theme: Relationship Summary: A very-very-very short story/conversation between a daughter and mother. It’s all about Love. “I am in love...” Maya told to her mother. Her mother was very happy to know that Maya was in love. Maya’s mother had … Continue reading I am in Love…

Chapter 17 | The Day She Was Unsure

Disclaimer Maya woke up to an empty room and wondered if Shiv had been there at all. She looked around and found a note. It was by Shiv. It said, ‘We have to buy a ring for me. You remember? Call me when you’re up.’ Maya had a relieved smile on her face. She took … Continue reading Chapter 17 | The Day She Was Unsure

Chapter 16 | The Day He Came Back

Disclaimer Maya couldn’t concentrate much at the seminar and the morning make out session was still on her mind. Maya was sitting with Blake and Shubhro today. The two boys started getting around quite well. Shubhro noticed the glow in Maya’s face and made a comment on that at the start of the day. The … Continue reading Chapter 16 | The Day He Came Back

Why should boys have all the fun???

Disclaimer: This post is very close to my heart. I have felt it and gone through it and every single word in this post is nothing but out of my heart and brain. Also, this post might hit the right spots for many, doesn’t mean that you’ll just move out of your relationship and say: … Continue reading Why should boys have all the fun???

Freelance Writer

Hello Readers and Viewers, If you’re looking to hire a freelance writer or your friends are looking for one, you are at the right place.  I am Ashmita Chatterjee from India and can help you with anything to do with words. This is my Virtual Office and you can reach out to me for any … Continue reading Freelance Writer

Reader’s Choice: 7 ways to become happy from being sad

A reader (vrittikhawani) sent me an email to write on how to be happy instantly after sadness? I am the saddest person in this world.  If you are looking for ‘Being Sad’ on Google, it might show me in the search (Over Exaggerating). I am the kind who wants things to go in a proper … Continue reading Reader’s Choice: 7 ways to become happy from being sad

Letter on Mother’s Day with a Twist

Mother’s Day! “Another day for you ladies”, stated by my younger brother. After seeing too many posts on Facebook and adding and liking some myself, I decided to blog about Mother’s Day. But it isn’t for my mom. It is a letter from me to my future kid(s) (if any). I love my mom and … Continue reading Letter on Mother’s Day with a Twist

7 Reasons why I can’t (don’t want to) sleep at night

Have you ever been in a situation where you think of all the wrong decisions you have take in your life and imagined your life much better than it is now? Have you ever thought yourself five years from now and seen yourself in your old jeans and old dresses and how you fit well … Continue reading 7 Reasons why I can’t (don’t want to) sleep at night

First Giveaway: Rules and Dates (CLOSED)

Hello Guys! So after a week spent in the amazing climate of Indore I was back in the humid climate of Mumbai which was quite disturbing for me. It was a nice trip. I realized that Indore has more of food than things. There was hardly any shopping. And for the Giveaway, there was absolutely … Continue reading First Giveaway: Rules and Dates (CLOSED)

Post Four: Women’s Day Series | A Selfie Post

Here comes the fourth post of the series. This one is all about me. This one is the one that will make me happy. Ashmita Chatterjee, a Bengali girl from Mumbai who loves to eat, drink, read and write. I really have nothing to say about myself. Most of my readers already know a lot … Continue reading Post Four: Women’s Day Series | A Selfie Post

Post One: Women’s Day Series | Introduction

Yayyy Ladies! We all know what’s heading up this Sunday…! Yes it is another day for us! We have all the rights to be pampered on this day. We deserve at least a rose from our close one’s on this day. If nothing, we deserve a much awaited gift for ourselves. So I am doing … Continue reading Post One: Women’s Day Series | Introduction

Chapter 13

Maya was back from her flashback. It was two in the night; she woke up Shiv and reminded that he has a flight at four. Maya was getting dressed to see off Shiv at the airport. Shiv entered the room and said, “I don’t want to leave you.” Maya looked at him through the mirror … Continue reading Chapter 13

Durga Puja 2013

Durga Puja, the most awaited festival by the Bengalis. It is the festival of food, colors, joy, rhythm of Dhaak and those little gossips amongst the ladies who wear extremely amazing saris. Bengalis are one of those people who don’t mind if they get fat or if people call them names when it comes to … Continue reading Durga Puja 2013

Insanely Jealous!

Sometimes the people you hate the most comes as a blessing in disguise, don’t they? I have never ever come across such a person whom I hate and he/she has helped me. However, we met such a FRENEMY of my mom’s today. We were busy shopping for Durga Puja (which is just starting… almost here) … Continue reading Insanely Jealous!

Lust List: Wedding Desires

As a child I wanted to be a bride and that was my only dream. Later as I grew older I realized marriage and me are poles apart. But there is something about weddings that makes you go crazy. I would love to get married only for the pre and post wedding rituals, lehengas, saris, … Continue reading Lust List: Wedding Desires

Sweet Deprived Bengali

I am from the family of healthy teeth. But I am also from the family who are one of the biggest foodies. Now when both of these clash, Food Wins! Well I have this sudden pain in my teeth. I know the reason. It’s the sweets, chocolates and ice-creams that have caused this. My mom … Continue reading Sweet Deprived Bengali

Chapter Two

Maya was broken at that time; she knew that she might never see her Kolkata again, never see her home, and never see her friends… Shiv brings her coffee and informs her that her bags are all organized and kept in his room. Maya goes to his room and look at the bags, which were … Continue reading Chapter Two