Learning To Be Myself

Who Am I? I can’t remember when it dawned on me, or how it did. I also can’t remember what caused it , but one day a few years back, during introspection I realized that I must discover ME. Now I know you’re wondering, was I acting all those years? Well the answer to that is, I…

Musings of a Fed Up Student

”dy/dx(..” I watch the teacher drone as he writes down what looks more like ancient undecipherable hieroglyphs than differential calculus, on the board. I try to stifle a yawn, but fail miserably. It comes out wide, leaving  my eye slightly watered. I am bored. Point blank. I try to concentrate. I try really hard but…

Mum’s Birthday

Today is my Mum’s birthday.   I want to pause time but it’s impossible… There’s so much I want to show her, do for her…so much I want to do to show how grateful I am that she has been a beautiful mother, mentor and friend to me. Just so damn much.. I know it…

Musings Of A Road Side Hawker

The sun is quite hot today, I muse sweatily. The heat is making the load on my head heavier than usual which is hurting my neck. I want to sit, but I cannot. I have been shouting Buy Oranges at an interval of 3 minutes for over 2 hours to the long distance travellers who happen…

Everything Will Be Fine(To Whom It May Concern)

Everything Will Be Fine Everything will…be..fine… Everything..will..be… Everything..wil… …… You know that reassuring mantra that plays over and over in your head when a seemingly docile situation hits at first, until it gets worse..and suddenly you can’t remember how the mantra goes… Initially the situation feels like it’s manageable. It doesn’t seem serious. You feel…