Waiting for Shri Raam .

Taking the legendary story of Ramayana and trying to humanise the essential characters so as to learn something from their situations …in hindsight.

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A ‘Lie’ So True…

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he did not exist. -Kevin Spacey (The Usual Suspects) But he does. He has always existed, since our creation, somewhere deep within us. It’s just that when ‘he’ is actually ‘me’, it becomes almost impossible to admit that ‘I am the Devil’. Guess that’s […]

As I Walked Alongside Life…

Author’s Note: Sometimes we feel the need to write even though something similar and much more supreme has already been written decades ago by someone special. Such a writing is born out of pure awe, it is not art or creativity. It is just a humble tribute dedicated to “he” who identified with “me” long before I even existed and wrote […]

If we could fail to pass and passed if we failed

When the first-ever exams were held If those who failed were cheered And those who passed where held in regret Would that have been better, would that have helped? For today, a result on paper decides If you worthy and intelligent inside & Your brethren shall mock and scorn If your grades are lesser than […]

“How to beat your kids” (in 650 words or less…)

Ramu & Shamu were two normal Indian kids living in a normal average Indian family. One day, Ramu & Shamu didn’t like what their mother had prepared for lunch. So Ramu instructed Shamu to smuggle the lunch of the house & dispose it in the garbage. Shamu, under pressure invariably got caught by mom  & […]