Easy is a word for the fools who believe life is meant to be simple, directionless and meaningless. There are times when nothing seems the best thing to do and avoiding answers to questions seems most satisfying. But taking each part of life as a matter of no importance is rather foolish. It is believed... Continue Reading →
Life is such, it molds you at first into a beautiful and flawless butterfly flaunting its beauty from afar. "Oh look, there she goes", people say all around you. You turn back to smile and go on to make your winning story. Have you ever noticed a butterfly doesn't remain this way always? From an... Continue Reading →
Are you a mason? Do you build walls?
Do you build walls? Who doesn't?
A short story I wrote on a storm evening. It has also been adapted into a Hindi short story by a friend of mine.
THE ART OF LONELINESS
Loneliness is depressing. The dictionary defines the word as isolation. Imagine yourself living in a large bungalow, which is completely empty. You can live for a day, a week, maybe a month if you have that much will power. In the beginning it will seem peaceful, and you would wish if you could live like... Continue Reading →
I desperately needed to understand Jennifer's grief. There appeared to be no end to her crying. The way she secluded herself in her room deeply concerned me. "How can I reach her?" I thought. "Tom passed away months ago, yet Jennifer seems the hardest to console." Knocking on Jennifer's door, I prayed that I might... Continue Reading →
The Fruit Is Yet To be Ripened
There's a theory, that children have pure souls, unlike you and me who are older now and have messed it up somewhere or the other. A child if reared in a surrounding where there are no negative stimuli, enforces no change in its behavior, the child will grow naturally the way it is without any... Continue Reading →