Amanda Francesca Mendonça

After spending pretty much all of my teen years waiting for a Hogwarts letter that never came, I gave up and settled for being a wizard with words instead. A hopeless romantic, when I’m not penning down short stories, I’m busy imagining my own happily ever after.

Kapil Mohan, The Man Who Brought Old Monk To The World Is No More

There’s a story about a kind old British monk who sneaked around the rum barrels, savouring the samples and offering good company and advice to the master craftsmen at the Mohan Meakin breweries as he did. In tribute, when their signature dark rum was first launched, the company named the blend after him, and the rest […]

8 Times Actors Pushed Their Limits To Play Other Actors On-Screen

Actors are versatile artists. They’re great at slipping in and out of characters and making us believe in worlds other than our own. Of course, the toughest of roles are those in which they’re required to portray a real person on screen, and the bar is only raised impossibly higher when the said person is […]

10 Brutally Honest Tinder Bios That’ll Have You Swipe Right With Laughter

So as I’ve said countless of times before, my stint on Tinder turned out to be pretty disappointing. A lot of people out there were just pretending to be someone they thought they had to be in order to get a right swipe. It got so annoying after a point I just gave up tindering. […]

World’s Most Colorful Cities That Should Be Part Of Your Bucket List In 2018

Some cities are known for their nightlife. Some cities are known for their street food. Some cities are known for their quaint cobbled streets or the exciting experiences they offer thrill-seeking travelers. The cities on this list, however, are simply known for being the most vibrantly coloured and visually breathtaking across the globe. 1. Nassau, The […]

As A 20-something, Here Are 10 Things I’d Like To See Happen In 2018

2017 was pretty much a year of hits and misses to me. There were amazing times coupled with days I didn’t really want to get out of bed. Now that 2018’s here and waiting at my doorstep, I’d like to list down all the good things I hope this year will bring. And if I […]

8 Interesting Facts About The Toys We Grew Up Playing With

As kids, we spent all year waiting for Christmas because it was the only time of year we’d get new toys. Come December and we’d meticulously write out our letters to Santa Claus and then wait till they’d magically appear under the tree. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say then, that toys occupied a […]

8 Ways To Bring In The New Year If You’re Alone And Not Partying!

The end of the year can be pretty stressful for some people, especially if you’re kind of a loner and have event invites piling up at your desk like me. So if partying or bar hopping is not your scene but you still want to bring in the new year doing something special, here’s a […]

Cartoon Characters From Our Childhood That We Oddly Found Attractive

Cartoons. Watching Tom and Jerry running around made us laugh and kept us glued to our screens for hours. Some cartoons, however, made us feel other things altogether. Yup, some of our favourite characters were downright sexy! Here’s a little throwback! 1. Daphne Blake, Scooby Doo Except getting captured a lot, Daphne, the popular girl of […]

10 Of The Worst Superheroes Of All Time!

Blame it on Marvel! Superheroes have become cool again, in the past 10 years, owing to the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and their focus on high-end, grounded, and yet surprisingly funny superhero movies. More and more superheroes are now getting their own movies, with the MCU constantly expanding, and the DC Extended Universe (DCEU) also […]

International Artists We Bet You Didn’t Know Were Born In India

For ages now, India has been the mother to billions, sheltering and nurturing them. For ages, people from all regions and religions and cultures have called her home. In fact, so many of the world’s prominent personalities and celebrities too, have been born right here. Here’s a list, in case you didn’t know. 1. Vivien […]

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