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Monthly Archives: April, 2019

The Long Wait , Harini Krishna, Tamilnadu

August 15, 1947, 12 AM Paali, Rajasthan Nagaraj was pacing nonstop outside his hut. He was worried beyond what he could handle. The whole village was...

That nerdy boy – Priyanka Sharma, Madhyapradesh

While revisiting the corridors of the childhood, I find myself amidst cacophony of those school bells, numerous chuckles knocking my eardrums from every direction,...

On Helping – Himanshi Shuka, Lucknow

The train paused with a screeching halt on the Charbagh Railway Station in Lucknow. Muskuraiye, aap Lucknow mein hain! Smile, you’re in Lucknow! Read the greeting...

December Mornings -J.George, Chennai

Early with the cock-a-doodle-doo, the broom goes, Swish, swish, swish. Echoes rising in chorus, the integrity of a closed neighborhood, The...
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Fruit Punch

I should have asked her months ago. But I have been preoccupied with my family’s concerns. How will you protect your wife in that unknown place? What will you do if someone harms her? You have no experience in travel. You don’t even know Hindi. How will you get things done? Why can’t you go someplace nearby, like Munnar? But I had promised Agneta, and I couldn’t break it.

Our Men are Learning

“Cut them some slack,our men are still learning.”“Don't be so harsh,our men are still learning.”Did you know thatthe learning...

The Scavenger’s Song

An endless highway. A lone man, Ikbir Kaur, hesitantly walks along the dusty pavement aided by a mystical tinge of...

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Reviewing ‘Obsession and Wild Pigeon’ by Ismat Chughtai

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