Drama

Solemnity

A shooting ray piercing through the little crack in the old and disintegrating windowpane forces me to open my eyes. I don’t want to; my eyelids feelh...

The Voice

I’ve risen like a phoenix from my ashes. I will not stay quiet anymore. I refuse to be silent. I am a universe unto myself. I am the world. And its Pr...

The Photocopy

I’m in a great mood. I’ve cut myself a mango, watched Miss Congeniality and feel like I can tackle this particular story and do it justice. The incid...

The Call

He was 15 years old. The boy belonged to a family of professionals – His mother was a doctor and his father a lawyer. One of his brothers was studying...

A Love Story

It’s an annoying business. Human nature is such. We give our hearts out to someone or something and almost always, it leads to heartbreak. I’ve often ...

Hey Dad!

Hey there! I am - well - you could call me the ‘essence’ of your daughter. I am presuming that you’re confused right now, so let me explain. I was ali...

Acceptance

The organization I currently work for has very kindly organized pick-up and drop cabs that run every hour just to cater to its employees. Needless to ...

Screw You, English!

This is a rant. Surprisingly, it is a rant against my first language, English. I am not sure whether it’s a rant against the language specifically, or...

To Mother Bears Everywhere

I have no clue how they do it. Today just wasn’t the best of days for me. Moody Mondays, anyone? I had a long day at work, and someone very dear to me...