I’ve always loved to have some music going on in the background when I am focusing. I used to study with music, I cook with music and I also wrote epics and stories with music. But my role doesn’t allow for dedicated flow time anymore. So when the no meetings week arrived, I curated my playlist, ready for some serious flow time.
It was a delightful day of work. Chopin with Spring Waltz, Michael Nyman’s Jack, and to wrap up, some Kishore Kumar. I absolutely loved the movie Khamoshi and all its melodies. The beautiful lyrics are a cherry on top of the amazing voice. And the lyrics have an interesting patter – see it for yourself. Look for the matching numbers in the two stanzas –
Wo shaam kuchh ajib thi Ye shaam bhi ajib hai Wo kal bhi paas paas thi Wo aj bhi karib hai Jhuki hui nigaah men kahin  mera khayaal tha  Dabi dabi hnsi men ik hasin sa gulaal tha  Main sochata tha mera naam gunaguna rahi hai wo N jaane kyon laga mujhe ke muskura rahi hai wo Mera khayaal hai abhi jhuki hui nigaah men  Khili hui hnsi bhi hai dabi hui si chaah men  Main jaanata hun mera naam gunaguna rahi hai wo Yahi khayaal hai mujhe ke saath a rahi hai wo
Since when did I have time to write about such things – well looks like starting today 😛