Among Other Things

It was the winter of 2017. I was in 11th standard and  had decided to visit my sister in Pune for winter break. I felt going to my parents in  UP from Hyderabad would be expensive. My sister had said that when she first came to Pune, she had a wonderful feeling about the city….

Tu kahi or mili hoti mujhe..

Tu kahi or mili hoti mujhe.Jaha tujhe aapna bula pata.Bina nazre churaye apna naam bata pata.Bas ab yahi se mujhe wapas lautna hoga. Khali haath nahi ja raha.Teri sab yaadein.Tera wo mujhe pyaar se dekhna – aakhe meech k muskurana – soote hue bistar me haath tatool k mujhe dhoondna.Sab batoor k le ja raha…

Catching damselflies..

Magic is seeing wonder in nature’s every little thing, seeing how wonderful the fireflies are and how magical are the damselflies Have you tried catching damselflies as a child? When I was in Bokaro, Sangeeta di, Anjali di and I used to catch them a lot.Damselflies are like dragonflies but they are small. They are…

Dual life..

“The great thing about this life of ours is that you can be someone different to everybody.”- -Jennifer Niven , all the bright places If you think about it, we all have dual life. When we were kids we were different people in front of family and with friends. Its is only now that I…

lair

“Only the happy parts, none of the terrible, not even the mildly unpleasant. What if we could just cut out the bad and keep the good?” – all the bright places “On all sides of us, spread out below, are little white lights and black pockets of trees. Stars in the sky, stars on the…