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Monthly Archives: January, 2011

Ring out the Old and Ring in the New

There are different philosophical perspectives regarding life and time. Modern management Gurus teach that one has to fully live in the present simply...

“My image of India was mostly shaped (or misshaped) by white colonial writers” British writer, Jim Crace

By the strength of his more than a dozen books, all critically acclaimed and popularly successful, Jim Crace (65) is one of the highly...

Untouchable – Deepak Chaswal, Haryana

Don’t touch him, don’t touch him Don’t breathe the air, he is breathing Stay away from his shadow You may fall sick, Said an old man While coughing on...

Near the Plantain Leaves – P A Noushad

My house is at Nadapuram village in Kerala. The house made up of woods and stones which gives cool air inside is entirely different...

Average – The New Brand – Akarsha Ramesh Kamala

A long hiatus, it has been. It has been a while since I experienced life and quite a while since I have put...

Reviewing Sandor Marai’s Casanova in Bolzano by Jacab Abraham

Literary Masterpieces have always their own secret stories to tell, when Sandor Marai’s Embers and Casanova in Bolzano came to the world in English...

That night – Bharat B. Trivedi

Bewitched I was– when you looked at me lovingly and your enchanting eyes glowed like earthen lamps to cast a spell on me, that night! Passion of your proximity set my...

She – Vivek S

She was a sweet angel She was innocent, childish and stubborn She had a lovely face with a cute smile She had wide grey eyes in which...
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Pande-mourning

You cry.You postA photographOn your Whatsapp StatusYou send offA scurry of WhatsappMessagesTo potential mourners.You gloatOn your movability.You writeA cathartic...

A night to remember

Stay up all night with me for once, I say Don’t complain we have work the very next day Step out...

Daydream

“Wow, you look...” As soon as those words slipped from his mouth, he regretted conceding to a third drink...

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Reviewing ‘Obsession and Wild Pigeon’ by Ismat Chughtai

My interest in Ismat Chughtai developed when I first...