College Reunion

They couldn’t hold back their tears. It was their college reunion. And life had moved much forward. They now had grey strands of hair, college-going kids, weight issues, emi’s, and unending duties and responsibilities It wasn’t a carefree college life anymore. Meet Natasha, Suma, and Rama. Natasha is Director in a multinational company. Suma is a banker. And Rama is…

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Are you truly in love ?

The subject of love has haunted me since the day I became aware of the concept. I always knew I loved my parents and wanted to be around them at all time but I never knew I could love someone who wasn’t family to the extent I ran mad literary. Till this very moment, it chases me like sprinters on…

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A Man and a Leopard

                  There once lived a man in a dense forest.  Deep in the forest where no one could reach or hear him. No one knows who he was, and how ended up living there. He did not even remember his name. He never smiled or cried or talked. He strayed in the…

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My experience of MeToo and Why I Didn’t Report

Trigger warning: sexual assault and gaslighting This is a difficult post for me to write. It is violent and emotional, but at the same time, I have told this story many times before. I am not afraid to tell it again. I have never been afraid to tell it. Why again? Why now? Because I see you, people who are…

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Jeev (A Being)

“Baat ye nahi hai ki mai kh-kh-kha-aa-aas hu; baat ye hai ki mai insaan hu. Aur yu jo agar mai sochta rahu, iss rangmanch par baithe– ki mai kya hu– toh, yu ehsans hota hai maano ki– m-m-ma-mai kuch-hu-hi-kaha?” He sighed. “Haan…” He gave a tee-hee. “Haan…mai hu hi kya?” “Kirdaar. Bhai, kirdaar hu mai. Jab paida bhi na hua…

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