Why feeling sad for someone else is not the right thing to do?

Some things about me you need to know before I proceed with this particular piece of writing. I am a staunch believer of things my inner voice speaks. And hence proved I am also a staunch believer of the fact that an inner voice exists. Reading the never ending news...
Why is Queen a feminist’s delight?

Why is Queen a feminist’s delight?

I am not a huge fan of watching movies in theatres. I practically detest sitting through three hours of doing nothing but staring at the moving pictures on the screen. But Queen was different, whatever little I had seen in trailers and posters had convinced me that...
Vedanta Wake Up, Kovalam- A Review

Vedanta Wake Up, Kovalam- A Review

Last year we went on an extensive ten day trip down south, detailed itinerary here. It was probably a few days before the scheduled departure that we decided to stay at Kovalam instead of Trivandrum. Though the distance between the two is only 14kms, the sea facing...
Do we need a women’s day?

Do we need a women’s day?

Why do we need a women’s day? The past few years has almost started to begin with these words alone. Why must we have a day dedicated to women? Why not have a men’s day? Do the women need a special day to demand ‘equality’? The first few lines...

55 fiction: Irony

Fifteen years has passed since that last day in college. Among many things that night, he had also confessed his love for her. Of course, she had laughed it off then. And a year later married his best friend.  But the irony is that it is finally him who is...
The Wind-up Bird Chronicle By Haruki Murakami – A review

The Wind-up Bird Chronicle By Haruki Murakami – A review

The Wind-up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami β€œIs it possible, in the final analysis, for one human being to achieve perfect understanding of another?We can invest enormous time and energy in serious efforts to know another person, but in the end, how close can we...

Free Write

The past two weekends have been good to me. Last one saw me going to Delhi where I had a lot of fun meeting sister and college friends. And the recently finished one saw me meeting my aunt in Kanpur, another fun filled two days. So as a way to perhaps balance my bad...