Not long ago, engaging in talks with a fellow traveler on common interests usually made my journey memorable. An interesting conversation, however, is a rarity these days, owing to the perverse social media. Fortunately, a two hour flight to Mumbai last week gifted me a wonderful interaction. My seat was 10A, Window. The girl on the aisle … Continue reading Three Is A Company!
It had been my first day in this class. The advanced physics course was available only to graduate students. I got in owing to an excellent recommendation letter by my Professor. As the lecture progressed, I was drifting between a few known words and several indiscernible concepts. I kept noting them for reference later. The … Continue reading A Glance Through The Glass
Not everyone in the world is as lucky as me.When I got the letter with the hallowed Hogwarts seal,I thought it was a prank by my big fat brother. Only when my Aunt read the letter, gave a good amount of disgust, did I accept that I was the Chosen one. In the Hogwarts express, … Continue reading On my way to School!
Winter is usually gloomy and unfriendly. The winter of Mumbai, more so, because it is dark and foggy at dawn without the dip in mercury that one would earnestly expect. I had expected the same stark blackness to greet me, as I stepped out at dawn today. However, an unlikely saviour emerged - the old incandescent … Continue reading Under The Yellow Lights..
The relationship had cracked under the excruciating pressure from my house. All understanding and trust began slowly fading away, like a huge sandcastle pounded and torn away gradually by a cold blooded sea. There seemed an barren plateau in place of a splendid forest, each flora and fauna that had earlier, represented moments of mirth … Continue reading A Sweet Peroration..