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Indian English, Srinivas S, Chennai

True! Some of us do pronounce ‘cough’ as ‘cuff’ (And it strangles our throats a wee bit), While others rhyme ‘god’ with ‘ode’...

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...

Caste and Tamil Cinema: Now and Then – V. Devaki

Cinema has turned into a vital part of life of Tamils. It has assumed an important element in the life and culture of Tamil...

Sugar Daddy – Ram Govardhan, Chennai

Ruttie Petit Jinnah’s shrouded body, all of twenty nine, was kept next to the freshly dug up grave. As the last offices began, resonance...

The Barefoot Colonial – Ram Govardhan, Chennai

Naipaul painted his books with words, rendering them unbelievably graphic, affording astonishing clarity. His simple and everyday words acquired unheard eloquence, unseen shades and...

What was their Magic? – Reflections of an English – Karthika J, Chennai

Today’s students are too engrossed in the world of internet and Android phones and do not have the luxury of time which I had...

Eating Apples – Naran, Chennai

A poverty stricken writer wrote the word ' apple' on a piece of paper and ate a dozen of those everyday. A stone sculptor...

The Rainy dream – Anjana Krishnakumar, Chennai

Misty the eve was, As you walked into the room, They called you snowy wind, But I called you friend. Misted thy hands were, As you touched my hands, They...

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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...
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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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Pande-mourning

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