Musings of an Eccentric Mind

There is a story behind everything we see and interact with.

People speak with the lines on their faces, and the sparkle in their eyes. Cities tell their tales through the buildings, stones and rivers that flow through them. The story of a brand is represented by its logo and its customer’s experience. 

Hi, my name is Kasturika. And I tell stories — of people, experiences and ideas.


From the blog

The flickering flame

The tiny bulb burned itself out. And so did her friends. But the night was far darker than all of them combined. “Oh what’s the point?” they sighed. “But that IS the point,” said the divine light. “Darkness will always exist. In the skies above and in lost souls below. It is your duty to […]

A playlist for peace

I don’t need to go to a temple, or speak a certain language, to speak with my God, he said. Language and form shouldn’t come in the way of spirituality and peace of mind. So, here is a feel-good playlist for peace.

The ‘unrefined’ cake

For over three years now, we’ve tried to keep certain items out of our kitchen — refined flour and refined sugar. Refined flour was easy to keep out. Sugar, is a different matter — because we occasionally make sweet dishes, and guests shouldn’t be forced to drink sugarless tea or coffee. And so, we buy […]


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