Weekly Good Reads – Week 3

The Lunar And Menstrual Cycles Are 28 Days Long And Now… – Yamini Krishnan Issac Asimov’s Foundation #1 (Science Fiction) Visitor, a short story by Amrita Brahmo (Trigger Warning – 18+) My Short Essay About Issac Asimov’s Foundation #1 Mastering the Art of Short-Story Telling: Lessons from ‘The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories’ – Amrita Brahmo Why People Don’t […]

When Writers Don’t Ask Why

An Essay On Critical Reading And Writing   Throughout the article [c] symbol stands for “book/poem/writing piece” Reading Does it happen with you as well? You have just read a really good book or a poem or a piece of writing. You are eager to recommend it to your friends or family. But somehow when you try to tell them […]

Distant Relatives

There is an old family house, built on flattened out contours on the left side of a mediocre mountain, that is now void of its makers. One was a nice man, but a drunkard, who had taken his own life insidiously.  His wife, everybody called her Maati (माती), was a giving lady. Their son, a little […]

The Mcleo Accident

I went to a surprisingly less number of treks and trips when I was in college. Reasons (or excuses) being My classmates weren’t particularly adventurous, well most of them. The friends that were, never really asked me out for no other primary reason than my erratic responses. I’ll be completely honest. There were times when the […]