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Reviewer Analysis I always wished to be on that tiny train, which took me nowhere. I knew such a tiny train existed. I went looking for it, sometimes deep, within the alleys of my mind and sometimes in the archived photographs of my childhood sojourns. I found the tiny train, permanently parked there. I reminded [...]
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She comes back home. Empty. Bereft. Desolate. The timid heartbeats still haunt Her mind, a blank nothingness She lays awake, Shedding silent tears For a part of her, that’s lost, forever “Forgive me sweetheart, for I cannot” She says out loud to her empty room. Tomorrow, tomorrow She will curse life for her cruelty. Tomorrow, [...]
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She stood at the Tram station. The oldest charm of Kolkata moved slowly, transporting people to their destinations. Very few were still interested in trams. This was the time of speed and shine, where those slow moving track-bound structures fitted no longer in the regular lifestyles. She turned to look at other chubby girls eating [...]
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The crowd was cheering louder and louder. Aarav was on the stage, the last participant of the singing event held by Radio Mirchi. A tall and handsome man, he made the girls in the crowd go crazy. . His looks were an icing on the cake as his voice was enough to make anyone go [...]
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The birds fly back Parched eyes Frozen tears Their winter home Was never this Inhospitable Hawks preyed relentlessly Friends turned strangers Ones who were agreeable May get influenced Beyond recognition By this time, next year, Allegiance is territorial Compassion is a curse Love is a lie Being nice is weakness; Birds stand for peace Their [...]
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»I cannot use this word, « I said to myself when writing down a biographic story after the process of interviews, deep listening, collecting memories, stories and actually stepping into the shared story fully. »Hm, I cannot find another one, « I thought when trying to figure out how to continue the chapter I was [...]
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Secrets have been known to cross paths with their rightful keepers. In the ancient times of great content, it was quite normal for a secret to know where its keeper was at all times. They walked the same steps, breathed the same air, thought the same thoughts, nearly seeing the world as one and the [...]
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December 2014 was life-altering, each of the 31 days bought with it events - pleasant and surprises - bitter, in unequal proportions. The ‘Unwanted Visitor’, Paulo Coelho terms ‘Fate’- then turned ill- struck very often, mostly without a warning or fore sign; I was facing the disfigured demon, challenged at every corner and returned, flailing [...]
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09.11.16 – A Memorable Day Shocking, Surprising & News Watching Rs. 500 & Rs. 1000 Notes will not considering, People Running, Money Moving, People worrying & how to settle that Thinking… Outside the bank - big queue looking, Entire day cash exchanging & depositing , Morning to night – ATM Close/No Cash dispensing with sad [...]
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Reviewer Analysis 8th November 2016. The Tuesday it happened I was on emergency duty. I got to know about it through a twitter DM. Otherwise I had no clue about what was happening . Living in a small town in West Bengal, the news got me in total panic. How the hell would I pay [...]
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