A Girl…

A girl – a story spinner Always building up scenarios Always weaving the web of imagination! One day walking down the street One handsome guy smiled at her, On her mind, an image got plastered, and she kept           searching for that smile, in that street, day in and day out. She found an interesting […]


That Monster Called Writing!!!

“I can talk for hours. Just scribble down what I say. I am also proficient in chatting. But don’t ask me to write.” Of course, it sounds familiar to many of us. Why is writing such a dreadful thought? Why most of us cringe at the idea of writing even a simple application and come […]


Is Writing Scarier than Asking your Crush on a Date?

So you aspire to become a writer but scared of your own skills? Have you picked a pen or open a Word document many times but got distracted by every other thing in the world? And yet again you can’t sleep at night because the thoughts in your mind push you to pick a pen […]


J. D. Salinger

Who doesn’t know  J. D. Salinger? Well! if your answer is no then you might know about the novel “Catcher in the Rye“? If your answer is still No, then you are missing out a lot of amazing work. Today, that is, January 1st 1919, Jerome David Salinger was born. Of course he was not a […]



Photo Credit: Salman Alam Khan Sometimes I like to pull myself inside of my head and run to all the unknown places. Every turn, bend and way leads to a new destination from past and present. Explore every thought, every feeling. I hold my tongue and do not speak. Can words do justice to what […]


DESCENT into the City of LOVE

I made a far journeyEarth’s fair cities to view,but like to love’s cityCity none I knew At the first I knew notThat city’s worth,And turned in my follyA wanderer on earth. From so sweet a countryI must needs pass,And like to cattleGrazed on every grass. As Moses’ peopleI would liefer eatGarlic, than mannaAnd celestial meat. […]


Education and the Fatherland

Gone are the days when people from around the world used to come to the Fatherland to get higher and professional education. Gone are the days when the universities of the Fatherland were among the World Rankings. Gone are the days when citizens of the Fatherland were respected for their worth. Welcome to the days […]



Why are you sad my little heart? when you have two eyes to see the magnificent mountains, When you have the soothingly glee waves of sea, When you have enchanting shadow-play of trees, when you have the mesmerising tingling of wind on your skin, When you have the cool wetness of the beach sand under […]


Free at Heart & Soul

They took away my eyes when I just started dreaming. But I didn’t stop. They took away my ears when I just started understanding the music. But my soul was fed on the fuel of music.They took away my tongue when I just started uttering my opinion. But my muse kept on rejuvenating with every […]



An undeniable reality of today’s world is that the young generation is much more intelligent and innovative than us – the generation in their 40s or 50s – when it comes to technology.The reason being, the kind of technology that these kids are exposed to, is sometimes incomprehensible for all of us. Who would have […]