I looked at the view below me. The soft, bubbling water caressing the sands, playing with the loose shells, tickling my feet and enjoying its bliss. I smiled. As the gentle breeze combed through my hair, I closed my eyes and took a deep breath. This was life. This was the reason for my very existence… Read More Life
I am not a morning person. I love to sleep in and catch the last remnants of my dream. Once I am unavoidably awake, I analyse and over think that dream as much as I can. This has been a routine for practically forever. But that morning I wasn’t allowed to do the same. My… Read More And just like that, it really happened
They stared ahead grimly. For a long time neither of them spoke. Then they turned and looked at each other. They knew what had to be done. It was not up to them to judge and decide what was right and what was wrong. It was their duty to merely follow orders. They tried to… Read More Silent Coversation
Well the people who know me will tell you that I obsess over the tiniest of details and that the most oblivious of things can bring out my philosophical alter ego. So the same thing happened this time when I was talking to a friend about shoes. Yeah, I know – shoes! What happened was… Read More Are we all sexists then?
My route to work took me through a flyover – which was situated half a kilometre from my house, a busy market, a residential lane and then this other road which had a lot of commercial complexes, offices and this one coffee shop. Every day I would get down at that coffee shop for my… Read More The Old Lady
I get into the lift and press the ‘0’ button four times with my elbow, willing it to go faster than usual. Realising it is not going to happen, I juggle my phone, glasses, earrings and slippers until the former two are in my bag and the slippers land on the floor as I fasten… Read More My race against time