Word Play

Recently, a colleague quipped that my work and submissions are very well organised in general. I acknowledge that! I may not be suffering from OCD exactly but yes; I have this tendency to compartmentalize things. As a kid I was fascinated by this one drawer in my grandmother’s table in her dispensary which had neat…

Random Thought! #15: Call for freedom!

The azure sky and pristine white clouds beckoned me to be with them. The freedom they offered was enticing! Who can ignore the allure of the skies and the feel of liberation? But alas! I was trapped in a metal tube 55,000 feet above and ill equipped to take the plunge. The heart thumped and…

Neutralised!

Recently I read somewhere, “Alchemy and Magic became boring after they got rebranded as Chemistry and Physics.” That is very true and being a Science teacher, I can vouch for it. Children are dazzled by the reactions they see but most of them run away from writing or balancing equations. Chemistry is a very logical…

Random Thoughts! #14

Neither ranting nor complaining, not even looking for consolation. Life is strangely happening, amidst illness, work & isolation! Running around through the maze of chaos not a moment to spare. It is when you are hardest hit, thoughts go to those who care.

Ctrl + Z

Way back in 1992 I was in Bombay to attend a distant relative’s wedding. I saw the captions ‘I ❤ WINDOWS’ and ‘WINDOWS IS MY GATEWAY TO THE WORLD’ there in his room. Not being able to ask anyone I assumed that these were some cheesy lines the fellow had pasted for his soon to…

The Evil Dragon Of Treasure Island by Luke Grindatto & Ahaan Sah

Chapter 15: The Final Battle!   What was terrible that happened? The dragon’s troll servant had a sinister smile on his face every day of the week because he was plotting against Roger and Kyle! They found a lot of suspicion on his face but just couldn’t find out what it was! Roger said quietly…

Happy World Indigenous Day!

Creativity is inborn, it comes naturally, being original means being creative. By that standard all creative people are indigenous as creativity is inherent hence, today becomes our day by default. Keep the creative juices flowing, you make the world a better place!Happy World Indigenous Day!😀

Post 101

This post was supposed to be something deep, insightful, heartfelt, happy, grateful and if I could have my way, a post I fancied would launch me to instant stardom and recognition… a post that would bring me many congratulations. Ironically, it is none of these.I remember it was some time in April that I had…

You

Originally posted on Havoc and Consequence:
No more sadness behind these abandoned eyes. You licked them away in the night. Banishing the shadows of things. Hunted them down like game. You love me all the same. Your lips encapsulate and intensify. Securing me like an air lock. Breathing life into my world. And now I…